Mag. 3.3 earthquake - 40 mi east of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 18:02 (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 3 weeks earlier.
Mag. 3.3 earthquake  - 40 mi east of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 18:02 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 51 km depth

14 Aug 18:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 33 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Aug 2020 18:02:11 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 50.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 55.1132°N / 159.5513°W (Aleutians East County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Stepovak Bay 2 (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km (40 mi) ESE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) SSW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SE of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SSW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) E of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) E of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
1565 km (972 mi) W of Juneau (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
6122 km (3804 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6122 km (3804 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.350 kmAlaska Peninsula (USA)EMSC
M 3.351 km65 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (USA)USGS

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Mag. 3.3 earthquake - 40 mi east of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 18:02 (GMT)
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