A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 87 kilometers (54 miles) from Kodiak in Alaska. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.4 km (13 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -151.2849 West, latitude 58.3567 North, depth = 21.4 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: ak01979jl6pt. Ids that are associated to the event: ak01979jl6pt, at00psqhjv. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/06/19 / 2019-06-07 14:57:31 / June 7, 2019 @ 2:57 pm. The temblor was reported at 04:57:31 / 4:57 am (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 91 km (57 miles) from Kodiak (c. 6 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kodiak (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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