A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 185 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska (115 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 21 km (13 miles). Exact location, longitude 170.7° East, latitude 53.581° North, depth = 21 km. The temblor was reported at 15:10:06 / 3:10 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: at00otizku. Event ids that are associated: at00otizku. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/07/17 / 2017-07-23 04:10:06 / July 23, 2017 @ 4:10 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Attu Station in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 twelve, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 185 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska.
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