A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 228 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (142 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -179.6831 West, latitude 51.1008 North, depth = 36.88 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000bj0r. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bj0r. The temblor was detected at 18:39:10 / 6:39 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.88 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/09/20 / 2020-09-06 18:39:10 / September 6, 2020 @ 6:39 pm.
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 sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 228 km WSW of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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