Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 205 mi southeast of Kodiak, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, 24 January 2018 at 16:46 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 24 Jan 2018 16:46:42 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 55.462°N / 149.0569°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
310 km (193 mi) SE of Chiniak (pop: 47) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (202 mi) SE of Old Harbor (pop: 221) --> See nearby quakes!
330 km (205 mi) SE of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
332 km (206 mi) SE of Womens Bay (pop: 719) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) SE of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
355 km (221 mi) SE of Port Lions (pop: 197) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) ESE of Akhiok (pop: 72) --> See nearby quakes!
380 km (236 mi) SE of Larsen Bay (pop: 88) --> See nearby quakes!
466 km (289 mi) SSE of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
470 km (292 mi) SSE of Seldovia (pop: 277) --> See nearby quakes!
347 km (216 mi) SE of Kodiak Island (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.1||10 km||- Gulf of Alaska||USGS|
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