Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Bering Sea, 33 mi southeast of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, August 30, 2013 09:55:42
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 25 km depth
30 Aug 22:24 UTC: First to report: USGS after 28 minutes.
Date & time: 30 Aug 2013 21:55:42 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, August 30, 2013 09:55:42
Depth: 25.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5497°N / 175.1304°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (60 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.0||37 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands||GFZ|
|M 5.0||40 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 5.0||25 km||96km SW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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