Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, on Tuesday, September 03, 2013 00:54:28
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 34 km depth
3 Sep 02:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 32 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Sep 2013 00:54:28 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, September 03, 2013 00:54:28
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.4264°N / 175.1817°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
109 km (68 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||34 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.