A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes East of the Kuril Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aek1. Unique identifier: us2000aek1. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 153.225° East, 44.7817° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:45:24 / 8:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 22:45:24 / September 2, 2017 @ 10:45 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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