A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 62 km SW of Adak, Alaska (39 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 65.06 km (40 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008851. Unique identifier: us10008851. Exact location, longitude -177.3535° West, latitude 51.517° North, depth = 65.06 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/03/17 / 2017-03-10 11:11:09 / March 10, 2017 @ 11:11 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:11:09 / 1:11 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 62 km SW of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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