Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 59 mi east of Unalaska, Aleutians West County, on 22 Oct 8:26 pm (GMT -8) -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 59 mi east of Unalaska, Aleutians West County, on 22 Oct 8:26 pm (GMT -8)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 35 km depth

23 Oct 04:44 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Oct 2020 04:26:22 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 22 Oct 8:26 pm (GMT -8)
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.67°N / 165.14°W (North Pacific Ocean, United States)
Nearest volcano: Akutan (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) SE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) ESE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) SW of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) SW of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) SW of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (162 mi) ENE of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
352 km (219 mi) WSW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
361 km (225 mi) SW of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
6517 km (4050 mi) NW of Washington DC (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6517 km (4050 mi) NW of Washington DC (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSE of Avatanak Island --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) E of Peter Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 8°C (46 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 11 m/s (22 kts) from SE
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.435 kmFox Islands, Aleutian Islands, USAEMSC
M 4.435 km66 Km SE of Akutan, Alaska, USAUSGS

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