A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 100 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (62 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 32.94 km, -175.29° West, 51.5668° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 32.94 km (20 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/03/19 / 2019-03-15 13:39:28 / March 15, 2019 @ 1:39 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us1000jgfe. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jgfe. The temblor was reported at 01:39:28 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 100 km ESE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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