Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Bering Sea, 22 mi northwest of Nelson Lagoon, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Monday, 10 June 1968 at 12:41 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.7 earthquake at 186 km depth
Date & time: 10 Jun 1968 12:41:07 UTC
Depth: 186.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 56.28°N / 161.493°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dana (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) NNW of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NNW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) NNE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WNW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) W of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) W of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) WSW of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) NE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
418 km (260 mi) NE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 5.7||186 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||USGS|
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