A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 57 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (35 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 58 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 12:31:17 / 12:31 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: at00q6jis5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00q6jis5. A tsunami warning has been issued near Amatignak Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 02/03/20 / 2020-03-02 00:31:17 / March 2, 2020 @ 12:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 58 km, -179.7649° West, 50.957° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten 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. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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