A earthquake magnitude 6.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 205 km NW of Attu Station, Alaska (127 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: pt17153000, ak16162636, us20009jd6. Unique identifier: us20009jd6. Exact location of event, longitude 170.9109 East, latitude 54.0918 North, depth = 4.31 km. Global time and date of event 02/06/17 / 2017-06-02 22:24:47 / June 2, 2017 @ 10:24 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.31 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Attu Station in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 6.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:24:47 / 9:24 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six 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 earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 205 km NW of Attu Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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