A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 100 km SSE of Akhiok, Alaska (62 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 01:07:04 / 1:07 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.1 km (10 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: at00qd4lrr, ak0208q8qvl8. Unique identifier: ak0208q8qvl8. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/07/20 / 2020-07-08 01:07:04 / July 8, 2020 @ 1:07 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Akhiok in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.6854 West, latitude 56.082 North, depth = 16.1 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 100 km SSE of Akhiok, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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