A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 53 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (33 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 12:42:26 / April 4, 2017 @ 12:42 pm. A tsunami warning has been issued near Adak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10008ea0. Event ids that are associated: at00onvxyl, us10008ea0. Exact location of event, depth 45.96 km, -176.4831° West, 51.4121° North. The temblor was detected at 00:42:26 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 45.96 km (29 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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