Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 89 mi southeast of Sanak Island, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, 27 June 2002 at 23:05 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
Date & time: 27 Jun 2002 23:05:46 UTC
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.3833°N / 161.4324°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (206 km / 128 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
195 km (121 mi) SSE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) SE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) SSE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) ESE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) SSW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||5 km||south of Alaska (USA)||USGS|
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