Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 63 mi south of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-06-29 17:30:17 -12:00
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 37 km depth
30 Jun 16:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 11 hours.
Date & time: 30 Jun 2015 05:30:17 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2015-06-29 17:30:17 -12:00
Depth: 36.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.9678°N / 176.7946°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kanaga (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (63 mi) S of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||37 km||- 101km S of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.