A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 26 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (16 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Amatignak Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:20:18 / 12:20 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: at00q61rdp, ak0202e60pcj. Unique identifier: ak0202e60pcj. Global time and date of event 21/02/20 / 2020-02-21 10:20:18 / February 21, 2020 @ 10:20 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.7 km (12 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.2367 West, latitude 51.0371 North, depth = 19.7 km.
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 three, in the past 30 days seventy-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 26 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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