Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - - 86km SSW of Atka, Alaska, on 2015-07-27 02:07:41 -12:00
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 27 km depth
28 Jul 03:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 13 hours.
Date & time: 27 Jul 2015 14:07:41 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2015-07-27 02:07:41 -12:00
Depth: 26.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5438°N / 174.8932°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (56 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) SSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) ESE 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||27 km||- 86km SSW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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.