Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - 27 mi east of Port Heiden, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 15 April 2016 at 02:11 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 14 km depth
15 Apr 02:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 31 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2016 02:11:22 UTC
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.01°N / 157.92°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Aniakchak (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) E of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSW of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) NNE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SSW of Egegik (pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) NNE of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) SSW of South Naknek (pop: 79) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) SSW of King Salmon (pop: 374) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) NE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
349 km (217 mi) NE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||14 km||ALASKA PENINSULA||EMSC|
|M 3.3||14 km||- 98km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska||USGS|
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