A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 231 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (144 miles). Global time and date of event 06/09/20 / 2020-09-06 18:19:26 / September 6, 2020 @ 6:19 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -179.7428° West, latitude 51.1331° North, depth = 47.18 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47.18 km (29 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:19:26 / 6:19 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000bj0g. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bj0g.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 231 km WSW of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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