Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 34 mi east of Port Heiden, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2016-04-02 13:49:18 -08:00
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 9 km depth
2 Apr 22:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 37 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Apr 2016 21:49:18 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2016-04-02 13:49:18 -08:00
Depth: 8.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.1045°N / 157.7735°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Aniakchak (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) SSW of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NNE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NNE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) S of Egegik (pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) NNE of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) SSW of King Salmon (pop: 374) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) NE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (198 mi) WSW of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) NE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||8.9 km||- 112km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska||USGS|
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