Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 24 miles S of Sand Point, Alaska, on Sunday, 1 Nov 2020 6:56 pm (GMT -9) -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 24 miles S of Sand Point, Alaska, on Sunday, 1 Nov 2020 6:56 pm (GMT -9)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 41 km depth

2 Nov 04:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 18 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Nov 2020 03:56:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 1 Nov 2020 6:56 pm (GMT -9)
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 41.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 55.0018°N / 160.3894°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dana (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) S of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSE of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) E of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) SW of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) E of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) SW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (224 mi) ENE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
417 km (259 mi) ENE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
6176 km (3838 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6176 km (3838 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Shumagin s Island --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) WNW of Chernabura Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 1°C (34 F), humidity: 47%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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

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 4.441 km37 Km S of Sand Point, Alaska, USAUSGS
M 4.940 kmALASKA PENINSULA, USAEMSC
M 5.053 kmAlaska Peninsula, USAGeoAu
M 4.843 kmSouth of Alaska, USAGFZ

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
127.7 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
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Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 24 miles S of Sand Point, Alaska, on Sunday, 1 Nov 2020 6:56 pm (GMT -9)
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