Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 98 mi southeast of Sanak Island, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, 26 June 2002 at 14:26 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 37 km depth
Date & time: 26 Jun 2002 14:26:25 UTC
Depth: 37.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.291°N / 161.272°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
208 km (129 mi) SSE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) SE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) SSE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
301 km (187 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
311 km (193 mi) ESE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
322 km (200 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
353 km (220 mi) E of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
367 km (228 mi) SSW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
379 km (235 mi) SSW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||37 km||south of Alaska (USA)||USGS|
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