Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 70 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 31 July 2020 at 21:19 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.8 quake Gulf of Alaska, 31 mi east of Simeonof Island, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, 22 July 2020 06:12 GMT, which had occurred 10 days earlier.
Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - Gulf of Alaska, 70 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 31 July 2020 at 21:19 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 26 km depth

31 Jul 21:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 19 minutes.
Jul 31 22:22: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 16.3 to 20.9 km.
Aug 1 01:14: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 20.9 to 21.6 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 21.6 to 25.5 km.
Date & time: 31 Jul 2020 21:19:48 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 25.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.3742°N / 161.0262°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
112 km (70 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
310 km (192 mi) E of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
363 km (226 mi) ENE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
6239 km (3877 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6239 km (3877 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) ESE of Cherni Island --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (66 mi) WSW of Chernabura Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.226 km112 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (USA)USGS
M 4.240 kmAlaska Peninsula (USA)EMSC

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Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 70 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 31 July 2020 at 21:19 (GMT)
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