A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 184 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska (114 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00otizku, us20009zxe. Id of event: us20009zxe. A tsunami warning has been issued near Attu Station in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.59 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:10:06 / 3:10 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/07/17 / 2017-07-23 04:10:06 / July 23, 2017 @ 4:10 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 170.7245 East, latitude 53.5952 North, depth = 29.59 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 184 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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