A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 290 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/10/19 / 2019-10-12 02:44:20 / October 12, 2019 @ 2:44 am UTC/GMT. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:44:20 / 4:44 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -148.5898° West, 56.2224° North. Id of earthquake: us70005tle. Event ids that are associated: at00pz8q9w, us70005tle.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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