Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Alaska Peninsula (USA) on Saturday, 29 January 2000 at 20:56 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 15 km depth
Date & time: 29 Jan 2000 20:56:25 UTC
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.6189°N / 160.9341°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (105 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
85 km (53 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) ESE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) ESE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) E of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (142 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||15 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||USGS|
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