A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 112 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6267° West, 54.4564° North, depth 27.84 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 27.84 km (17 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 21:34:38 / October 19, 2020 @ 9:34 pm. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:34:38 / 9:34 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgx6r4v, us6000cc2g. Unique identifier: us6000cc2g.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days five hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 112 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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