Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 31 mi east of Port Heiden, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 at 12:48 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
19 Jul 13:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Jul 2016 12:48:02 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57°N / 157.82°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Aniakchak (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (31 mi) E of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SSW of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) NE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) WSW of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) WSW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
469 km (292 mi) SW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
478 km (297 mi) SSE of Bethel (pop: 6,450) --> See nearby quakes!
535 km (333 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
547 km (340 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
651 km (404 mi) SW of Anchorage (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||10 km||ALASKA PENINSULA||EMSC|
|M 3.8||7.2 km||- 100km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska||USGS|
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