A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km SSE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (61 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: at00ogm0sj, us100077jc. Unique identifier: us100077jc. The temblor was picked up at 14:12:17 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.8627 East, latitude 51.0879 North, depth = 35 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/11/16 / 2016-11-14 02:12:17 / November 14, 2016 @ 2:12 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Little Sitkin Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 98 km SSE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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