A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 219 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (136 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Sand Point in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -160.4307 West, latitude 53.3659 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 08:53:35 / 8:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: at00qczndd, ak0208lekthz, us7000ai7p. Unique identifier: us7000ai7p. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/07/20 / 2020-07-05 08:53:35 / July 5, 2020 @ 8:53 am.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 219 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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