A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 210 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (130 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:02:35 / 3:02 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/21 / 2021-02-21 15:02:35 / February 21, 2021 @ 3:02 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.75 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000djwu. Unique identifier: us6000djwu. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.2989 West, latitude 50.9705 North, depth = 20.75 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
Did you feel anything?
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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 210 km WSW of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2021 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.