A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 204 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (127 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/01/21 / 2021-01-01 11:55:47 / January 1, 2021 @ 11:55 am. Unique identifier: us6000d7qq. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d7qq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -179.5022 West, latitude 51.4473 North, depth = 35 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:55:47 / 11:55 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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