A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported 167 km S of False Pass, Alaska (104 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has been issued near False Pass in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: at00qezp6o. Event ids that are associated: at00qezp6o. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 06:40:00 / August 13, 2020 @ 6:40 am. Exact location of earthquake, -163.555° West, 53.351° North, depth 64 km. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:40:00 / 6:40 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 64 km (40 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 167 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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