Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - Bering Sea, 30 mi southeast of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, September 05, 2013 06:38:57
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 20 km depth
5 Sep 07:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 37 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Sep 2013 06:38:57 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, September 05, 2013 06:38:57
Depth: 19.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6658°N / 174.9734°W (Bering Sea, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (72 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
439 km (273 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.5||20 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||USGS|
|M 4.7||52 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 4.8||12 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands||GFZ|
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