Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Alaska Peninsula (USA) on Thursday, 11 July 2002 at 12:01 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 11 Jul 2002 12:01:27 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.0884°N / 160.047°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (187 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
142 km (88 mi) SSE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||10 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.