Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 89 Km SE of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on 20 Oct 12:37 am (GMT -8) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.6 quake 97 Km SE of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, 19 Oct 11.54 am (GMT -9), which had occurred 12 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - 89 Km SE of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on 20 Oct 12:37 am (GMT -8)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

20 Oct 08:44 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 minutes.
20 Oct 08:50: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 17.0 to 33.3 km (from 10.6 to 21 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 4.4 km (2.7 mi) towards SSW.
Date & time: 20 Oct 2020 08:37:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 20 Oct 12:37 am (GMT -8)
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 33.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.6484°N / 159.6909°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Stepovak Bay 2 (142 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
92 km (57 mi) SE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060)
145 km (90 mi) SSW of Perryville (pop: 113)
174 km (108 mi) ESE of King Cove (pop: 1,010)
203 km (126 mi) ESE of Cold Bay (pop: 123)
240 km (149 mi) E of False Pass (pop: 40)
453 km (281 mi) ENE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490)
694 km (431 mi) SSE of Bethel (pop: 6,450)
1594 km (991 mi) W of Juneau (pop: 32,800)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 7.7°C (46 F), humidity: 61%, wind: 7 m/s (13 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 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 5.033 km89 Km SE of Sand Point, Alaska, USAUSGS
M 5.230 kmSouth of Alaska, USAGFZ
M 5.027 kmSouth Of Alaska, USAEMSC
M 5.025 kmSouth of Alaska, USAGeoAu

User reports for this quake (1)

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967.3 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 89 Km SE of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on 20 Oct 12:37 am (GMT -8)
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