A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) strikes 63 km W of Amatignak Island, Alaska (39 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us60007g6e. Event ids that are associated: at00q4p4bj, us60007g6e. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 03:57:21 / January 26, 2020 @ 3:57 am. Exact location of earthquake, -179.9981° West, 51.1492° North, depth 34.29 km. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:57:21 / 3:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.29 km (21 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Amatignak Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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