Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Bering Sea, 43 mi south of Seguam Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, May 22, 2015 10:21:54
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 53 km depth
23 May 06:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 8 hours.
Date & time: 22 May 2015 22:21:54 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, May 22, 2015 10:21:54
Depth: 52.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.7154°N / 172.6941°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Seguam (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
116 km (72 mi) ESE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
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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|M 3.6||53 km||116km ESE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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