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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands on Sunday, 6 January 2019
Jan 6 07:38: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.5.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.24°N / 178.26°W
Nearest volcano: Gareloi
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1013
joules (3.12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) [learn more
Date & time: Sunday, 6 January 2019 07:25 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 6 Jan 2019|
|Sun, 6 Jan 07:25 UTC||M 5.1 / 35 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|Sun, 6 Jan 07:25 UTC||M 5.1 / 55.9 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands||GeoAu|
|Sun, 6 Jan 07:25 UTC||M 5.1 / 35 km||- 55km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
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