A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 195 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (121 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.0848 West, latitude 51.0117 North, depth = 0.6 km. Global time and date of event 19/02/21 / 2021-02-19 09:19:04 / February 19, 2021 @ 9:19 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak0212aucce0. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0212aucce0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.6 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 09:19:04 / 9:19 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 195 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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