A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 180 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska (112 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.83 km (15 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000cpea. Event ids that are associated: at00ql286j, us7000cpea. Exact location of earthquake, 170.5646° East, 53.1943° North, depth 24.83 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Attu Station in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/12/20 / 2020-12-09 06:47:07 / December 9, 2020 @ 6:47 am. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:47:07 / 6:47 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 180 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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