Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 61 mi south of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, September 07, 2013 01:28:17
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 41 km depth
7 Sep 22:47 UTC: First to report: USGS after 9 hours.
Date & time: 7 Sep 2013 13:28:17 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, September 07, 2013 01:28:17
Depth: 41.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3115°N / 174.2752°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (61 mi) S of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (108 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||41 km||98km S of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.