Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 27 mi east of Port Heiden, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2016-04-06 13:43:56 -08:00
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 2 km depth
6 Apr 22:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 28 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Apr 2016 21:43:56 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2016-04-06 13:43:56 -08:00
Depth: 1.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.049°N / 157.9481°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Aniakchak (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) ENE of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NNE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NNE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SSW of Egegik (pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNE of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) SSW of South Naknek (pop: 79) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) SSW of King Salmon (pop: 374) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (154 mi) NE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (217 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||1.6 km||- 101km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska||USGS|
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