Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 71 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, 23 August 2002 at 10:06 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 64 km depth
Date & time: 23 Aug 2002 10:06:05 UTC
Depth: 63.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.327°N / 160.818°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (132 km / 82 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
114 km (71 mi) S of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (79 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) SSW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
322 km (200 mi) SSW of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||64 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||USGS|
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