Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, on Friday, August 30, 2013 19:51:05
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 28 km depth
30 Aug 23:20 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Date & time: 30 Aug 2013 19:51:05 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, August 30, 2013 19:51:05
Depth: 27.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5359°N / 175.2942°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||28 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska||USGS|
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