Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Bering Sea, 59 mi south of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, September 04, 2013 22:09:27
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Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 34 km depth
5 Sep 10:17 UTC: First to report: USGS after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Sep 2013 10:09:27 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, September 04, 2013 22:09:27
Depth: 33.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3943°N / 174.6751°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
432 km (268 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 5.1||34 km||95km SSW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
|M 5.1||10 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 5.1||10 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands||GFZ|
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