Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Bering Sea, 61 mi southwest of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, September 03, 2013 21:16:28
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Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 24 km depth
4 Sep 09:41 UTC: First to report: USGS after 25 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Sep 2013 09:16:28 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, September 03, 2013 21:16:28
Depth: 24.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.4107°N / 174.8528°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
442 km (275 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.2||22 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands||GFZ|
|M 5.1||20 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 5.1||24 km||98km SSW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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