Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - Alaska Peninsula (USA) on Saturday, 13 July 2002 at 18:33 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 25 km depth
Date & time: 13 Jul 2002 18:33:44 UTC
Depth: 25.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.1037°N / 161.9838°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
109 km (67 mi) SSE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) SW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.8||25 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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.