A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 101 km S of Adak, Alaska (63 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -176.3757° West, 50.9844° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 22:46:14 / April 4, 2017 @ 10:46 pm. Unique identifier: us10008efn. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15685260, us10008efn. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 10:46:14 / 10:46 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 101 km S of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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