Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - South of Alaska (USA) on Monday, 5 August 2002 at 19:01 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 5 Aug 2002 19:01:11 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.2451°N / 160.8484°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (233 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
245 km (152 mi) SE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> 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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|M 2.5||10 km||south of Alaska (USA)||USGS|
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