Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - Bering Sea, 26 mi southeast of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, 25 August 2015 at 00:54 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
25 Aug 01:10 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 15 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Aug 2015 00:54:55 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.64°N / 175.23°W (Bering Sea, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (58 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.9||10 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands||GFZ|
|M 4.8||40 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 4.9||49 km||- 90km E of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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