Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Bering Sea, 48 mi southeast of Anagaksik Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, August 31, 2013 07:42:42
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 16 km depth
1 Sep 02:44 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 hours.
Date & time: 31 Aug 2013 19:42:42 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, August 31, 2013 07:42:42
Depth: 15.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3397°N / 175.1206°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
114 km (71 mi) SSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||16 km||114km SW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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