A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 278 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 01:25:41 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/01/20 / 2020-01-31 11:25:41 / January 31, 2020 @ 11:25 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00q4yyet. Id of event: at00q4yyet. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.323 West, latitude 55.94 North, depth = 20 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 278 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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