Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Bering Sea, 5 mi southwest of Uliaga Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 16:06 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 159 km depth
27 Oct 17:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 36 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 16:06:06 UTC
Depth: 159.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.02°N / 169.86°W (Bering Sea, United States)
Nearest volcano: Uliaga (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (42 mi) W of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) WSW of Unalaska (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (184 mi) WSW of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
307 km (191 mi) ENE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||159 km||FOX ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS||EMSC|
|M 3.2||171 km||- 57km WSW of Nikolski, Alaska||USGS|
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