Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 30 mi northeast of Port Heiden, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2016-04-03 10:29:56 -08:00
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 20 km depth
3 Apr 18:54 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Apr 2016 18:29:56 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2016-04-03 10:29:56 -08:00
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.1084°N / 157.8973°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Aniakchak (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) ENE of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSW of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NNE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (67 mi) NNE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SSW of Egegik (pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) NNE of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) SSW of King Salmon (pop: 374) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) NE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) W of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
356 km (221 mi) NE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||20 km||- 108km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska||USGS|
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