A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 120 km SE of Perryville, Alaska (75 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Perryville in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 14:57:53 / 2:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.6 km (20 miles). Global time and date of event 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 14:57:53 / August 9, 2020 @ 2:57 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 32.6 km, -157.9545° West, 55.0605° North. All ids that are associated to the event: at00qesxki, ak020a7dzfzp, us6000bbhz. Unique identifier: ak020a7dzfzp.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days ninety-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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