A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 46 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (29 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Amatignak Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48 km (30 miles). Id of earthquake: at00ow4y2x. Event ids that are associated: at00ow4y2x. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.449 West, latitude 51.329 North, depth = 48 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 21:52:09 / September 11, 2017 @ 9:52 pm. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:52:09 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 46 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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