Magnitude 6.6 - ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA
2008 April 16 05:54:19 UTC
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|Depth||13 km (8.1 miles) set by location program|
|Region||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA|
|Distances||70 km (45 miles) N of Amatignak Island, Alaska|
75 km (45 miles) W of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska
2055 km (1280 miles) WSW of Anchorage, Alaska
2895 km (1800 miles) W of JUNEAU, Alaska
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 3.7 km (2.3 miles); depth fixed by location program|
|Parameters||NST=310, Nph=310, Dmin=172.6 km, Rmss=0.89 sec, Gp= 25°,|
M-type=centroid moment magnitude (Mw), Version=Q
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The following is a release by the United States Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center: An earthquake occurred 70 km (40 miles) W of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska, 75 km (45 miles) N of Amatignak Island, Alaska, 2055 km (1270 miles) WSW of Anchorage, Alaska at 10:54 PM MST, Apr 15, 2008 (7:54 PM AHST in Aleutian Islands). The magnitude and location may be revised when additional data and further analysis results are available. This earthquake is located in a remote area and no damage or casualties are expected.
Felt at Adak.
Scientific & Technical Information
- Preliminary Earthquake Report
- U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center:
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver