A earthquake magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 66 km W of Attu Station, Alaska (41 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: at00ongzg0, us20008uzn. Unique identifier: us20008uzn. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Attu Station in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 172.1993° East, latitude 52.7978° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 21:50:19 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 27/03/17 / 2017-03-27 10:50:19 / March 27, 2017 @ 10:50 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 66 km W of Attu Station, Alaska.
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