Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 152 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, 27 June 2002 at 12:20 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 35 km depth
Date & time: 27 Jun 2002 12:20:26 UTC
Depth: 34.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.192°N / 161.319°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (228 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
218 km (135 mi) SSE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) SE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) SSE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) ESE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||35 km||south of Alaska (USA)||USGS|
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