A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 55 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (34 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000jkdp. Unique identifier: us2000jkdp. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/19 / 2019-02-20 01:14:38 / February 20, 2019 @ 1:14 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -176.9651 West, latitude 51.4229 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:14:38 / 3:14 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-two 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km SSW of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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