Mag. 2.7 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 10 mi east of Ugaiushak Island, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, 28 July 2020 at 08:59 (GMT) -

Mag. 2.7 earthquake  - Gulf of Alaska, 10 mi east of Ugaiushak Island, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, 28 July 2020 at 08:59 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 44 km depth

28 Jul 10:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 29 minutes.
Date & time: 28 Jul 2020 08:59:24 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 43.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.7839°N / 156.5978°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Yantarni (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (59 mi) SSE of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) E of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) ENE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) ENE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) W of Akhiok (pop: 72) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) SSE of Egegik (pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) WSW of Larsen Bay (pop: 88) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) ENE of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
5889 km (3659 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5889 km (3659 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) E of Ugaiushak Island --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NE of Sutwik Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.744 km94 km SSE of Ugashik, Alaska (USA)USGS

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Mag. 2.7 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 10 mi east of Ugaiushak Island, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, 28 July 2020 at 08:59 (GMT)
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