Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - Alaska Peninsula (USA) on Sunday, 14 July 2002 at 09:56 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 8 km depth
Date & time: 14 Jul 2002 09:56:06 UTC
Depth: 7.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.4192°N / 161.5346°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.9||7.5 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 1.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.