A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 243 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska (151 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 00:44:41 / July 18, 2017 @ 12:44 am. Unique identifier: us20009z3c. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009z3c. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 169.9881 East, latitude 53.9171 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 11:44:41 / 11:44 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-three, in the last 10 days fourty-three, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 243 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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