Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 21 mi southwest of Ugashik, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on Monday, 2 May 2016 at 15:02 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 6 km depth
2 May 15:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Date & time: 2 May 2016 15:02:31 UTC
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.23°N / 157.63°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Yantarni (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) ENE of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) S of Egegik (pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NNE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NNE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) SSW of King Salmon (pop: 374) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) NE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) W of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (198 mi) W of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (235 mi) NE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||6 km||ALASKA PENINSULA||EMSC|
|M 3.1||6.1 km||- 128km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska||USGS|
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