Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 54 mi southeast of King Cove, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, 17 July 2002 at 20:33 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 5 km depth
Date & time: 17 Jul 2002 20:33:01 UTC
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.468°N / 161.444°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) E of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
327 km (203 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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