A earthquake magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 74 km W of Attu Station, Alaska (46 miles). The 6.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:50:24 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 172.082 East, latitude 52.771 North, depth = 50 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 50 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/03/17 / 2017-03-27 10:50:24 / March 27, 2017 @ 10:50 am. Event id: at00ongzg0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00ongzg0. A tsunami warning has been issued near Attu Station in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 74 km W of Attu Station, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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