A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) strikes 147 km S of False Pass, Alaska (91 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). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 06:39:59 / August 13, 2020 @ 6:39 am. Exact location of event, longitude -163.752 West, latitude 53.547 North, depth = 12.68 km. The 5.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:39:59 / 6:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.68 km (8 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: at00qezp6o, us6000bduv. Unique identifier: us6000bduv.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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