A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 216 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (134 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/21 / 2021-02-20 04:14:11 / February 20, 2021 @ 4:14 am. Exact location of event, depth 28.61 km, -179.3757° West, 50.9597° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 28.61 km (18 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000djl0. Event ids that are associated: ak0212cevgto, us6000djl0. The temblor was picked up at 04:14:11 / 4:14 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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