Moderate mag. 3.6 earthquake - 25 mi northeast of Port Heiden, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2016-04-02 04:17:30 -08:00
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Moderate magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 3 km depth
2 Apr 12:56 UTC: First to report: USGS after 39 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Apr 2016 12:17:30 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2016-04-02 04:17:30 -08:00
Depth: 2.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.0893°N / 158.0119°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Aniakchak (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (25 mi) ENE of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NNE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) NE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) W of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
344 km (214 mi) W of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (217 mi) NE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
467 km (290 mi) SW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
472 km (293 mi) SW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||2.6 km||- 103km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska||USGS|
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