Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 161 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, 29 June 2002 at 12:17 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 38 km depth
Date & time: 29 Jun 2002 12:17:53 UTC
Depth: 37.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.04°N / 161.186°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (247 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
237 km (147 mi) SSE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
249 km (155 mi) SE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) SSE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) S of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
327 km (203 mi) ESE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
329 km (205 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (215 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
366 km (227 mi) ESE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
390 km (242 mi) SSW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
402 km (250 mi) SSW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||38 km||south of Alaska (USA)||USGS|
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