Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Alaska Peninsula (USA) on Wednesday, 31 July 2002 at 00:14 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 0 km depth
Date & time: 31 Jul 2002 00:14:47 UTC
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.355°N / 161.162°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (115 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
108 km (67 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.