A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 62 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (39 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00q4p4bj. Id of event: at00q4p4bj. Exact location of earthquake, -179.912° West, 51.013° North, depth 4 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 4 km (2 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:57:19 / 3:57 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 03:57:19 / January 26, 2020 @ 3:57 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Amatignak Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 62 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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