A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 58 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (36 miles) on Thursday. Global time and date of event 28/09/17 / 2017-09-28 23:16:46 / September 28, 2017 @ 11:16 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000awa2. Unique identifier: us2000awa2. The temblor was detected at 13:16:46 / 1:16 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 53.92 km (34 miles). Exact location of event, depth 53.92 km, -175.9073° West, 51.6341° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days two hundred and 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 58 km ESE of Adak, Alaska.
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