A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 222 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska (138 miles) on Tuesday. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:06:36 / 12:06 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20009x6j. Event ids that are associated: us20009x6j. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 170.2139 East, latitude 53.748 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 01:06:36 / July 18, 2017 @ 1:06 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 222 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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