A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 280 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (174 miles). Id of earthquake: at00q7hf91. Event ids that are associated: at00q7hf91. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 21:53:25 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/03/20 / 2020-03-20 07:53:25 / March 20, 2020 @ 7:53 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 2 km, -148.574° West, 56.383° North.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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