A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 56 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (35 miles). Exact location, longitude -168.146° West, latitude 52.6739° North, depth = 17.6 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/10/20 / 2020-10-08 14:22:37 / October 8, 2020 @ 2:22 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.6 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 14:22:37 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Nikolski in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: ak020cym0qd0. Ids that are associated to the event: at00qhvzxu, ak020cym0qd0.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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