Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 3.7 mi southwest of Chernabura Island, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, 17 July 1993 at 19:11 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 17 Jul 1993 19:11:07 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.75°N / 159.62°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Stepovak Bay 1 (128 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (53 mi) SE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) SSW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) E of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) SSW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) ESE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
404 km (251 mi) ENE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
459 km (285 mi) ENE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
548 km (340 mi) SW of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
559 km (347 mi) SW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||33 km||south of Alaska (USA)||USGS|
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