Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 79 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, on Monday, 19 Oct 2020 11:28 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 1 hour and 33 minutes earlier.
Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 79 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, on Monday, 19 Oct 2020 11:28 am (GMT -11)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 26 km depth

19 Oct 23:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
20 Oct 00:30: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.5. Epicenter location corrected by 16.8 km (10.4 mi) towards NNW.
Date & time: 19 Oct 2020 22:28:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 19 Oct 2020 11:28 am (GMT -11)
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.27°N / 159.77°W (Gulf of Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dana (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
127 km (79 mi) SSE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) ESE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) ESE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
391 km (243 mi) E of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
443 km (276 mi) E of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
591 km (367 mi) SW of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
602 km (374 mi) SW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
6167 km (3832 mi) NW of Washington DC (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6167 km (3832 mi) NW of Washington DC (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Chernabura Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 8.2°C (47 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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 4.526 kmSouth Of Alaska, USAEMSC
M 4.527 kmSouth of Alaska, USAUSGS

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Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 79 mi south of Sand Point, Aleutians East County, Alaska, on Monday, 19 Oct 2020 11:28 am (GMT -11)
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