A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) was reported 204 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (127 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -179.3049° West, 51.0947° North, depth 37.21 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Adak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.21 km (23 miles). Event id: us6000divk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00qorquz, us6000divk, ak0212auao7g. Global time and date of event 19/02/21 / 2021-02-19 09:11:24 / February 19, 2021 @ 9:11 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 09:11:24 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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: 204 km WSW of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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