A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 122 km SE of Perryville, Alaska (76 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 18/08/20 / 2020-08-18 18:28:33 / August 18, 2020 @ 6:28 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -157.9774 West, latitude 55.0295 North, depth = 30.58 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.58 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000bgpv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00qf9vbm, us6000bgpv. A tsunami warning has been issued near Perryville in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:28:33 / 6:28 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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: 122 km SE of Perryville, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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