A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 95 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska (59 miles). Unique identifier: us20009x4p. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009x4p. Global time and date of event 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 23:52:49 / July 17, 2017 @ 11:52 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 10:52:49 / 10:52 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.9 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 171.9023 East, latitude 53.2271 North, depth = 24.9 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 95 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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