Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 28 mi southeast of Unalaska, Aleutians West County, on 2020-03-29 23:21:14 -09:00 -

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 28 mi southeast of Unalaska, Aleutians West County, on 2020-03-29 23:21:14 -09:00

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 88 km depth

30 Mar 08:43 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 30 Mar 2020 08:21:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-29 23:21:14 -09:00
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 87.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.5564°N / 166.1006°W (Bering Sea, United States)
Nearest volcano: Wide Bay (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) SE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSW of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) ENE of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) SW of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (177 mi) SW of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (185 mi) WSW of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
413 km (256 mi) WSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
415 km (258 mi) SW of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.272 kmFox Islands, Aleutian Islands (USA)GFZ
M 4.889 kmFox Islands, Aleutian Islands (USA)EMSC
M 4.888 km45km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (USA)USGS

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