A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 124 km SE of Perryville, Alaska (77 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/08/20 / 2020-08-18 18:28:34 / August 18, 2020 @ 6:28 pm. The temblor was reported at 18:28:34 / 6:28 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: at00qf9vbm. Event ids that are associated: at00qf9vbm. A tsunami warning has been issued near Perryville in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.907 West, latitude 55.046 North, depth = 40 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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