Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 51 mi southeast of King Cove, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Monday, 17 September 2007 at 09:14 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
Date & time: 17 Sep 2007 09:14:11 UTC
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.4926°N / 161.4961°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
82 km (51 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (71 mi) SW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) S of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) SW of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (174 mi) E of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (203 mi) SW of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||5 km||Alaska Peninsula (USA)||USGS|
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