Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Bering Sea, 48 mi southeast of Anagaksik Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, August 30, 2013 17:30:23
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 26 km depth
31 Aug 06:05 UTC: First to report: USGS after 35 minutes.
Date & time: 31 Aug 2013 05:30:23 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, August 30, 2013 17:30:23
Depth: 26.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.2911°N / 175.2123°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
118 km (73 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||26 km||119km ESE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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