A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 92 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (57 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:26:47 / 11:26 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Yunaska Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20003hq5. Ids that are associated to the event: at00nugicn, us20003hq5. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.84 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/15 / 2015-09-10 10:26:47 / September 10, 2015 @ 10:26 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 37.84 km, -169.5813° West, 52.1634° North.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 92 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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