Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Bering Sea, 26 mi southeast of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, August 31, 2013 16:21:59
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 26 km depth
1 Sep 04:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 1 Sep 2013 04:21:59 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, August 31, 2013 16:21:59
Depth: 25.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6726°N / 175.1239°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (53 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) E 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||86km SW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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