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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - RAT ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS on Thursday, 12 July 2018

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - RAT ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS on Thursday, 12 July 2018
Date & time: Thu, 12 Jul 13:14:34 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 121.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.95°N / 178.47°E (United States)
Nearest volcano: Little Sitkin (5 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^10 J (17.5 MWh / 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 12 Jul 2018
Thu, 12 Jul 13:14 UTCM 4.0 / 121.2 km- 2km WNW of Little Sitkin Island, AlaskaUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 13 Jul 2018
Fri, 13 Jul 07:36 UTCM 2.8 / 51 km - [info]- 60km SW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 23 Jul 2018
Mon, 23 Jul 00:07 UTCM 2.6 / 102.9 km - [info]- 10km SSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 23 Jul 18:08 UTCM 3.0 / 35 km - [info]- 79km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Fri, 27 Jul 2018
Fri, 27 Jul 07:44 UTCM 4.2 / 118 km - [info] RAT ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Tue, 31 Jul 2018
Tue, 31 Jul 05:44 UTCM 3.7 / 16 km - [info]- 98km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Thu, 2 Aug 2018
Thu, 2 Aug 03:49 UTCM 4.5 / 49.2 km - [info]- 72km SW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 5 Aug 2018
Sun, 5 Aug 00:15 UTCM 4.1 / 28 km - [info] RAT ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Sun, 5 Aug 00:43 UTCM 4.1 / 26 km - [info] RAT ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Sun, 5 Aug 06:11 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 5 Aug 10:37 UTCM 4.5 / 66 km - [info] RAT ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Thu, 9 Aug 2018
Thu, 9 Aug 18:35 UTCM 2.7 / 123.7 km - [info]- 3km NW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 9 Sep 07:24 UTCM 4.2 / 35 km - [info] RAT ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Mon, 10 Sep 2018
Mon, 10 Sep 10:38 UTCM 3.7 / 107.7 km - [info]- 23km E of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska[Map]USGS
Fri, 28 Sep 2018
Fri, 28 Sep 20:04 UTCM 4.2 / 33.2 km - [info]- 96km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska[Map]USGS
Fri, 19 Oct 2018
Fri, 19 Oct 22:55 UTCM 4.4 / 30.8 km - [info]- 100km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska[Map]USGS
Wed, 21 Nov 2018
Wed, 21 Nov 08:10 UTCM 2.9 / 81.6 km - [info]- Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska[Map]USGS

 

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