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Moderate earthquake, 5 mag strikes near Perryville in Alaska

Earthquake location 54.845S, -158.1992WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 132 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska (82 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Perryville in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 16:08:16 / 4:08 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.8 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -158.1992 West, latitude 54.845 North, depth = 1.8 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00qeai5v, us6000b6ys, ak0209qvi9kl. Id of event: ak0209qvi9kl. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 16:08:16 / July 30, 2020 @ 4:08 pm.

Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days seventy-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 132 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -158.1992° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 54.845° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.8 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 132 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-07-30 16:08:16 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-07-30 16:37:30 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.3 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 1 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 385 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ak The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,at,us,ak, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.84 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ak0209qvi9kl Id of event.
Event Code 0209qvi9kl An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,at00qeai5v,us6000b6ys,ak0209qvi9kl, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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