Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 127 mi south of Kodiak, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, 8 July 2020 at 01:07 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Gulf of Alaska, 127 mi south of Kodiak, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, 8 July 2020 at 01:07 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 5 km depth

8 Jul 01:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 minutes.
Jul 8 01:13: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.0 to 0.6 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.6 to 0.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 18.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 18.0 to 16.1 km.
Jul 8 01:20: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 16.1 to 0.0 km.
Jul 8 01:22: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 4.6 km.
Date & time: 8 Jul 2020 01:07:07 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 4.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.0867°N / 153.6628°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kialagvik (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) SSE of Akhiok (pop: 72) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) SSW of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) SSW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
415 km (258 mi) SSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
424 km (264 mi) SSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
429 km (267 mi) SSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
436 km (271 mi) ENE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
511 km (317 mi) SSW of Lowell Point (pop: 2,790) --> See nearby quakes!
5736 km (3564 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5736 km (3564 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) S of Kodiak Island (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Sitkinak Island --> 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.14.6 km100 km SSE of Akhiok, Alaska (USA)USGS
M 5.110 kmKodiak Island Region, Alaska (USA)EMSC
M 5.210 kmKodiak Island Region, Alaska (USA)GFZ
M 5.010 kmKodiak Island Region, Alaska (USA)GeoAu
M 5.410 kmKodiak Island Region, Alaska (USA)BMKG

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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake Gulf of Alaska, 127 mi south of Kodiak, Alaska, USA, 8 July 2020 01:07 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (0 quakes):
So far, no aftershocks have been registered.

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 127 mi south of Kodiak, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, 8 July 2020 at 01:07 (GMT)
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