Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 71km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska, on Friday, September 27, 2013 08:40:14
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 25 km depth
27 Sep 23:18 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 38 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Sep 2013 20:40:14 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, September 27, 2013 08:40:14
Depth: 24.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.2416°N / 178.0396°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Takawangha (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
120 km (75 mi) SW of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.0||25 km||71km S of Tanaga Volcano, 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.