Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Bering Sea, 46 mi south of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, September 05, 2013 20:30:59
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 26 km depth
6 Sep 18:52 UTC: First to report: USGS after 10 hours.
Date & time: 6 Sep 2013 08:30:59 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, September 05, 2013 20:30:59
Depth: 25.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5522°N / 174.4718°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||26 km||74km SSW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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