A earthquake with magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) was reported 66 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (41 miles) on Sunday. The 6.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:01:55 / 5:01 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: at00q1vcn7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00q1vcn7. A tsunami warning has been issued near Amatignak Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.225 West, latitude 51.0319 North, depth = 35 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/12/19 / 2019-12-02 05:01:55 / December 2, 2019 @ 5:01 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 66 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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