Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 39 mi southeast of Cherni Island, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, 4 July 2002 at 01:55 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 20 km depth
Date & time: 4 Jul 2002 01:55:08 UTC
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.389°N / 161.49°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
92 km (57 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) E of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) SSW of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||20 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||USGS|
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