A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 54 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (34 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/04/19 / 2019-04-16 05:07:48 / April 16, 2019 @ 5:07 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 20:07:48 / 8:07 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0194vdzjyo. Event ids that are associated: ak0194vdzjyo. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -157.3612° West, 66.4534° North, depth 24.6 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 24.6 km (15 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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