Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Alaska Peninsula (USA) on Monday, 29 July 2002 at 12:37 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 20 km depth
Date & time: 29 Jul 2002 12:37:12 UTC
Depth: 19.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.6422°N / 161.4762°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (79 mi) E of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.0||20 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.