A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 41 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (25 miles). Unique identifier: us6000b5zl. Ids that are associated to the event: at00qe848h, us6000b5zl. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 09:12:16 / July 29, 2020 @ 9:12 am. Exact location of event, depth 40.32 km, -160.3332° West, 54.9728° North. The temblor was reported at 09:12:16 / 9:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.32 km (25 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Sand Point in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days ninety, in the past 30 days ninety-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine 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. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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