Mag. 3.0 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 49 mi southeast of Perryville, Alaska, USA, on 29 Sep 9:32 am (GMT -8) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.8 quake Gulf of Alaska, 31 mi east of Simeonof Island, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, 22 July 2020 06:12 GMT, which had occurred 10 weeks earlier.
Mag. 3.0 earthquake  - Gulf of Alaska, 49 mi southeast of Perryville, Alaska, USA, on 29 Sep 9:32 am (GMT -8)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth

29 Sep 17:39 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
29 Sep 17:39: Now using data updates from USGS
Date & time: 29 Sep 2020 17:32:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 29 Sep 9:32 am (GMT -8)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 4.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 55.4686°N / 158.1598°W (Gulf of Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Veniaminof (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) SE of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) E of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) S of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) ESE of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) ENE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) E of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
6025 km (3744 mi) NW of Washington DC (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6025 km (3744 mi) NW of Washington DC (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NE of Little Koniuji Island --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (72 mi) NE of Chernabura Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 9.4°C (49 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 13 m/s (25 kts) from NE
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 3.04.6 km79 Km SE of Perryville, Alaska, USAUSGS
M 3.235 kmAlaska Peninsula, USAEMSC

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Mag. 3.0 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 49 mi southeast of Perryville, Alaska, USA, on 29 Sep 9:32 am (GMT -8)
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