A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 56 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (35 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -168.5881° West, 52.4549° North, depth 39.86 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 39.86 km (25 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10003l1m. Unique identifier: us10003l1m. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 23:43:27 / October 7, 2015 @ 11:43 pm. The temblor was picked up at 12:43:27 / 12:43 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 56 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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