Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Bering Sea, 59 mi south of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Monday, September 09, 2013 03:46:45
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 16 km depth
9 Sep 04:04 UTC: First to report: USGS after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Sep 2013 03:46:45 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, September 09, 2013 03:46:45
Depth: 16.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3531°N / 174.3467°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (59 mi) S of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (105 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||16 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska||USGS|
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