A earthquake with magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 235 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (146 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.08 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.8389 West, latitude 51.1851 North, depth = 17.08 km. The temblor was reported at 12:38:48 / 12:38 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: at00qmcz4o, us6000d58t. Unique identifier: us6000d58t. A tsunami warning has been issued near Adak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 03/01/21 / 2021-01-03 12:38:48 / January 3, 2021 @ 12:38 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes 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. 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: 235 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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