Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 46 mi southeast of King Cove, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, 17 February 2007 at 04:36 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 55 km depth
Date & time: 17 Feb 2007 04:36:58 UTC
Depth: 55.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.564°N / 161.562°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) ENE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
332 km (206 mi) ENE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||55 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||USGS|
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