Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 47 mi southeast of King Cove, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 2 August 2002 at 03:04 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 51 km depth
Date & time: 2 Aug 2002 03:04:26 UTC
Depth: 51.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.582°N / 161.495°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
268 km (167 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) ENE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
337 km (209 mi) ENE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||51 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||USGS|
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