A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 50 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (31 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020by8ekht, us7000bp6w. Id of event: us7000bp6w. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/09/20 / 2020-09-16 14:57:24 / September 16, 2020 @ 2:57 pm. The temblor was reported at 14:57:24 / 2:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -176.3501° West, latitude 51.4565° North, depth = 35 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 quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 50 km SSE of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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