A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 47 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (29 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -168.2558° West, 52.7184° North, depth 36.99 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Nikolski in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 14:22:39 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020cym0qd0, at00qhvzxu, us6000c6rg. Unique identifier: us6000c6rg. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/10/20 / 2020-10-08 14:22:39 / October 8, 2020 @ 2:22 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 36.99 km (23 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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