Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - 40 km N of Valdez, Alaska (USA) on Friday, 24 July 2020
24 Jul 21:05 UTC: First to report: USGS after 13 minutes.
Depth: 18.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 61.4965°N / 146.367°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Wrangell (136 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (25 mi) N of Valdez (pop: 3,900)
59 km (37 mi) SE of Nelchina (pop: 100)
66 km (41 mi) SW of Tonsina (pop: 100)
171 km (107 mi) E of Eagle River (pop: 24,800)
172 km (107 mi) E of Knik-Fairview (pop: 14,900)
191 km (119 mi) E of Anchorage (pop: 298,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 24 Jul 20:52 UTC||M 3.2 / 18.9 km||40 km N of Valdez, Alaska (USA)||USGS|
|Fri, 24 Jul 20:52 UTC||M 3.2 / 19 km||Southern Alaska (USA)||EMSC|
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