Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Bering Sea, 33 mi south of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, September 06, 2013 05:29:12
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 41 km depth
6 Sep 18:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 6 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Sep 2013 17:29:12 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, September 06, 2013 05:29:12
Depth: 40.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.724°N / 174.236°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Korovin (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) S of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
389 km (242 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||41 km||52km S of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
|M 4.5||40 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
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