A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) strikes 75 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska (47 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: at00qe66e8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00qe66e8. A tsunami warning has been issued near Sand Point in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:03:44 / 8:03 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -161.162° West, latitude 54.778° North, depth = 60 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/07/20 / 2020-07-28 08:03:44 / July 28, 2020 @ 8:03 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 75 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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