Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 51 mi southeast of Akutan, Aleutians East County, Alaska, on Saturday, 21 Nov 2020 8:44 am (GMT -9) -

Mag. 2.6 earthquake  - 51 mi southeast of Akutan, Aleutians East County, Alaska, on Saturday, 21 Nov 2020 8:44 am (GMT -9)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 31 km depth

21 Nov 19:34 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 49 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Nov 2020 17:44:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 21 Nov 2020 8:44 am (GMT -9)
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 30.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.5706°N / 164.9661°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Akutan (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
82 km (51 mi) SE of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (67 mi) ESE of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) SW of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) SW of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) SW of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
6511 km (4046 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6511 km (4046 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) S of Tigalda Island --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SE of Rootok Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 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 2.631 km82 Km SE of Akutan, Alaska, USAUSGS
M 2.631 kmUNIMAK ISLAND REGION, ALASKA, USAEMSC

User reports for this quake

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Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 51 mi southeast of Akutan, Aleutians East County, Alaska, on Saturday, 21 Nov 2020 8:44 am (GMT -9)
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