A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 147 km ESE of Attu Station, Alaska (91 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 175.0698 East, latitude 52.1857 North, depth = 48.1 km. The temblor was detected at 01:45:10 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48.1 km (30 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 01:45:10 / February 13, 2021 @ 1:45 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djc9. Id of event: us6000djc9.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 147 km ESE of Attu Station, Alaska.
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