A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 266 km W of Adak, Alaska (165 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 174.15 km (108 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/02/21 / 2021-02-12 19:46:40 / February 12, 2021 @ 7:46 pm. Event id: us6000djbh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djbh. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 19:46:40 / 7:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.5131 East, latitude 52.1193 North, depth = 174.15 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 266 km W of Adak, Alaska.
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