Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - - 119km SSW of Atka, Alaska, on 2015-08-07 05:04:29 -08:00
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 17 km depth
7 Aug 16:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Date & time: 7 Aug 2015 13:01:17 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-07 05:04:29 -08:00
Depth: 17.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.2443°N / 174.9987°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Gordon (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
119 km (74 mi) SSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.4||17 km||- 119km SSW 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 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.