A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km SE of Perryville, Alaska (65 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 14:57:53 / 2:57 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Perryville in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -158.0759 West, latitude 55.1776 North, depth = 25.42 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.42 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 14:57:53 / August 9, 2020 @ 2:57 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us6000bbhz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00qesxki, us6000bbhz.
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 two, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days ninety-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 105 km SE of Perryville, Alaska.
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