A earthquake magnitude 6.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 31 km ENE of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (19 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kiska Volcano in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000k9d7, at00ppcrzb, pt19092000, ak01948i5nnv. Unique identifier: us2000k9d7. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.0196 East, latitude 52.2131 North, depth = 19.05 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.05 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/04/19 / 2019-04-02 21:35:32 / April 2, 2019 @ 9:35 pm UTC/GMT. The 6.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:35:32 / 11:35 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 31 km ENE of Kiska Volcano, Alaska.
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