A major earthquake magnitude 7.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 98 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska (61 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -158.4765° West, latitude 55.1079° North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 06:12:42 / July 22, 2020 @ 6:12 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Perryville in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000asvb. Event ids that are associated: at00qdux98, us7000asvb. The temblor was reported at 06:12:42 / 6:12 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 7.0 to 7.9 may cause serious damage. Every year there are an estimated 15 major earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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