A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 45 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (28 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:09:33 / 9:09 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000aw7s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000aw7s, ak17094161. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 57.02 km (35 miles). Global time and date of event 24/10/17 / 2017-10-24 07:09:33 / October 24, 2017 @ 7:09 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.2433 West, latitude 51.482 North, depth = 57.02 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-one 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 45 km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska.
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