Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 134 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 26 July 2002 at 22:24 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 31 km depth
Date & time: 26 Jul 2002 22:24:02 UTC
Depth: 31.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.42°N / 159.957°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
216 km (134 mi) S of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (171 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) S of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) SSE of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) SSW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||31 km||south of Alaska (USA)||USGS|
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