Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Bering Sea, 37 mi south of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, August 30, 2013 04:44:47
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 26 km depth
30 Aug 19:18 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 33 minutes.
Date & time: 30 Aug 2013 16:44:47 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, August 30, 2013 04:44:47
Depth: 26.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.4658°N / 175.2064°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
107 km (66 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||26 km||106km SW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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