A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 50 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (31 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/10/19 / 2019-10-26 00:41:25 / October 26, 2019 @ 12:41 am. The 5.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:41:25 / 1:41 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00pzyhwz, us6000632m. Id of event: us6000632m. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.77 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Yunaska Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -170.1468° West, latitude 52.3301° North, depth = 33.77 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 50 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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