Mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 118 mi south of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on 25 Oct 2:28 pm (GMT -11) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - North Pacific Ocean, 118 mi south of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on 25 Oct 2:28 pm (GMT -11)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Oct 02:03 UTC: First to report: USGS after 35 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2020 01:28:03 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 25 Oct 2:28 pm (GMT -11)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.6862°N / 159.7483°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dutton (232 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
190 km (118 mi) SSE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) SE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (156 mi) S of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (158 mi) SE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 mi) SSE of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
398 km (247 mi) E of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
446 km (277 mi) E of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
647 km (402 mi) SW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
6188 km (3845 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6188 km (3845 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) S of Chernabura Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 7.9°C (46 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 13 m/s (24 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.210 km190 Km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska, USAUSGS
M 4.210 kmSouth Of Alaska, USAEMSC

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Mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 118 mi south of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, on 25 Oct 2:28 pm (GMT -11)
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