A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 42 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (26 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 19:34:39 / July 27, 2020 @ 7:34 pm. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:34:39 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Sand Point in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: at00qe57pr. Unique identifier: at00qe57pr. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.367 West, latitude 54.959 North, depth = 28 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days sixty-nine, in the past 30 days seventy-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 42 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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