Tsunami Danger: No
Tsunami Danger: No

Tweets About This Earthquake

  • The 8.2-magnitude earthquake that erupted between the Alaska Peninsula and the Aleutian Trench Wednesday night was… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
  • Last night's 8.2-magnitude earthquake in Alaska was the largest earthquake to strike the United States in 50 years
  • BREAKING: 8.2 magnitude earthquake has occurred 75 miles SE of Chignik, AK. Tsunami warnings are in effect for the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
  • A powerful magnitude 8.2 earthquake that rattled a remote part of Alaska did little damage, but allows scientists a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
  • Large earthquakes in Alaska are common. Last night's quake was on the same subduction zone that hosted the 2nd larg… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
  • A 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Alaska, according to preliminary data from the US Geological Sur… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
  • Tonight's M8.2 event occurred close to the rupture area of the 2020 M7.8 earthquake and was the largest U.S. earthq… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
  • Tsunami warnings were lifted for Alaska and the rest of Pacific after a huge earthquake of 8.2 magnitude struck the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

66 km NW of Nikolski, Alaska

  • Country: Alaska
  • Date: 1/12/20
  • Magnitude: 5
  • Maximum reported intensity: 2.2
  • Max instrumental intensity: n/a
  • Significance: 385/1000
  • Status: Reviewed by human
  • Felt reports: 1