Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 68 mi southeast of King Cove, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, 9 June 2020 at 10:45 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 35 km depth
9 Jun 11:07 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Jun 2020 10:45:07 UTC -
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.2573°N / 161.3225°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
110 km (68 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (179 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) E of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
343 km (213 mi) E of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||35 km||110 km SE of King Cove, Alaska (USA)||USGS|
|M 4.8||37 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||GFZ|
|M 4.6||36 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||EMSC|
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