A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 119 km S of Adak, Alaska (74 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 05:54:01 / May 11, 2020 @ 5:54 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak02062e8kkx, us70009jpq. Unique identifier: us70009jpq. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -176.307° West, 50.8215° North. The temblor was picked up at 05:54:01 / 5:54 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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