Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 68 mi southeast of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-07-15 17:09:21 -12:00
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 26 km depth
16 Jul 19:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 14 hours.
Date & time: 16 Jul 2015 05:09:21 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2015-07-15 17:09:21 -12:00
Depth: 25.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.2876°N / 173.5978°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Atka (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
109 km (68 mi) SSE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||26 km||- 109km SSE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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