Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - - 56km NNE of Atka, Alaska, on 2015-06-26 12:37:49 -12:00
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 233 km depth
27 Jun 01:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 32 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Jun 2015 00:37:49 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2015-06-26 12:37:49 -12:00
Depth: 233.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 52.6594°N / 173.8619°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Korovin (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) ENE of Adak (pop: 332) --> 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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|M 2.6||233 km||- 56km NNE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.