Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 98 miles SSE of Sand Point, Alaska, on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 5:20 pm (GMT -11) -

Mag. 3.6 earthquake  - 98 miles SSE of Sand Point, Alaska, on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 5:20 pm (GMT -11)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 20 km depth

4 Nov 20:34 UTC: First to report: USGS after 16 hours.
4 Nov 22:50: Magnitude recalculated from 3.4 to 3.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 25.6 to 19.7 km (from 15.9 to 12.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 4.4 km (2.7 mi) towards S.
Date & time: 4 Nov 2020 04:20:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 5:20 pm (GMT -11)
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 19.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.0045°N / 159.6469°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Dana (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
158 km (98 mi) SSE of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) ESE of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) S of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) ESE of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) SSE of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (159 mi) SSW of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) ESE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) SSW of Chignik (pop: 87) --> See nearby quakes!
6170 km (3834 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6170 km (3834 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) S of Chernabura Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 8.2°C (47 F), humidity: 91%, wind: 8 m/s (16 kts) from SW
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.620 km158 Km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska, USAUSGS

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Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 98 miles SSE of Sand Point, Alaska, on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 5:20 pm (GMT -11)
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