Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 67 mi southeast of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on 19 Oct 10:43 am (GMT -11) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.6 quake Gulf of Alaska, 60 mi southeast of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, 19 Oct 2020 11:54 am (GMT -9), which had occurred 49 minutes earlier.
Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - Gulf of Alaska, 67 mi southeast of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on 19 Oct 10:43 am (GMT -11)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 34 km depth

19 Oct 22:07 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
19 Oct 22:15: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 25.1 to 33.5 km (from 15.6 to 21 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 10.3 km (6.4 mi) towards NNW.
Date & time: 19 Oct 2020 21:43:36 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 19 Oct 10:43 am (GMT -11)
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 33.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.4819°N / 159.7248°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dana (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
107 km (67 mi) SSE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) ESE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) SSE of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) ESE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
395 km (245 mi) E of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
448 km (279 mi) ENE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
583 km (363 mi) SW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
6156 km (3825 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6156 km (3825 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Chernabura Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 8.2°C (47 F), humidity: 70%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from W
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.534 km107 Km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska, USAUSGS
M 4.534 kmSouth Of Alaska, USAEMSC

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