Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 22 mi south of Ugashik, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on Monday, 18 April 2016 at 05:59 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 7 km depth
18 Apr 06:44 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 45 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Apr 2016 05:59:01 UTC
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.2°N / 157.55°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Yantarni (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ENE of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (171 mi) NE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (188 mi) W of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
314 km (195 mi) W of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
442 km (275 mi) SW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
466 km (290 mi) SSE of Bethel (pop: 6,450) --> See nearby quakes!
508 km (315 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
519 km (323 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
522 km (325 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||7 km||ALASKA PENINSULA||EMSC|
|M 3.6||7.2 km||- 129km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska||USGS|
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