A earthquake magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 55 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (34 miles). Unique identifier: us60003r2r. Ids that are associated to the event: at00pry8bj, us60003r2r. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.3306 West, latitude 51.3631 North, depth = 27.79 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.79 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Amatignak Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 22:45:18 / 10:45 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/05/19 / 2019-05-23 08:45:18 / May 23, 2019 @ 8:45 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 55 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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