A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 59 km S of Adak, Alaska (37 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 48.62 km (30 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -176.514 West, latitude 51.3558 North, depth = 48.62 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Adak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10008e99. Ids that are associated to the event: at00onvspu, us10008e99. The temblor was picked up at 22:49:09 / 10:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 10:49:09 / April 4, 2017 @ 10:49 am.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 59 km S of Adak, Alaska.
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