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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - 21km SW of Akutan, Alaska (USA) on Saturday, 14 September 2019

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - 21km SW of Akutan, Alaska (USA) on Saturday, 14 September 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 73.1 to 77.2 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 14 September 2019 13:25 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-09-14 04:25:54 -09:00
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 77.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.9769°N / 165.962°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Akutan (36 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.9*10^12 J (2.21 GWh / 1898 tons of TNT / 0.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 14 Sep 2019
Sat, 14 Sep 13:25 UTCM 5.4 / 72 kmFox Islands, Aleutian Islands (USA)GFZ
Sat, 14 Sep 13:25 UTCM 5.4 / 69.3 kmFox Islands, Aleutian Islands (USA)GeoAu
Sat, 14 Sep 13:25 UTCM 5.4 / 75 kmFox Islands, Aleutian Islands (USA)EMSC
Sat, 14 Sep 13:25 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmFox Islands, Aleutian Islands (USA)BMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Anchorage / not felt: Never felt it
Portland / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was on a boat the Royal Viking at Akutan harbor. Been on two other boats when I felt the shutter. San Pedro harbor California, and Ohau Hawaii. It's different but I knew what it was.
Southwest Anchorage, AK (1239.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Slept through it.
Amanak island / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was awake and in bed. Felt slight trembling then more abrupt shaking. No damage to report.
Akutan teacher housing. (22.5 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Pretty unsettling. We thought it was the ferry hitting harder than usual against the dock. My animals were concerned. Lights swinging and dishes rattling. A little hard to walk in house. (via app)
(39.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)

 

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