Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 17 mi southwest of Shumagin s Island, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, 26 June 1985 at 12:44 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 55 km depth
Date & time: 26 Jun 1985 12:44:58 UTC
Depth: 54.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.973°N / 160.438°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dana (89 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (25 mi) S of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) E of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSE of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (92 mi) E of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) SSW of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) ENE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
413 km (257 mi) ENE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||55 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||USGS|
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