Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Alaska Peninsula (USA) on Sunday, 30 June 2002 at 02:16 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in the US| Alaska | Alaska
Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
Date & time: 30 Jun 2002 02:16:31 UTC
Depth: 14.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.3785°N / 161.7848°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
83 km (52 mi) SSE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 2.0||15 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.