A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported 124 km NNE of Atka, Alaska (77 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: at00qiw92t, us7000c6l2. Unique identifier: us7000c6l2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 234.01 km (145 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.4452 West, latitude 53.2178 North, depth = 234.01 km. The temblor was reported at 04:13:42 / 4:13 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Atka in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 04:13:42 / October 28, 2020 @ 4:13 am.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 124 km NNE of Atka, Alaska.
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