A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) strikes 53 km SSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (33 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: at00omj03r. Ids that are associated to the event: at00omj03r. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 146 km (91 miles). The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:26:15 / 2:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 146 km, 178.224° East, 51.505° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/03/17 / 2017-03-09 02:26:15 / March 9, 2017 @ 2:26 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Little Sitkin Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 53 km SSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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