A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 74 km NE of Adak, Alaska (46 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/08/20 / 2020-08-25 03:07:35 / August 25, 2020 @ 3:07 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 150.88 km (94 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 03:07:35 / 3:07 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bcek. Id of event: us7000bcek. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -175.8063 West, latitude 52.3012 North, depth = 150.88 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 74 km NE of Adak, Alaska.
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