A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) was reported 92 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (57 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c9lb. Id of event: us6000c9lb. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6393° West, 54.6663° North, depth 34.39 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:06:22 / 9:06 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.39 km (21 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 21:06:22 / October 19, 2020 @ 9:06 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 92 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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