Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 72 mi southwest of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Sunday, November 17, 2013 05:51:45
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 24 km depth
17 Nov 19:05 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Nov 2013 17:51:45 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, November 17, 2013 05:51:45
Depth: 24.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.9847°N / 177.4927°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Bobrof (103 km / 64 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
115 km (72 mi) SSW 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||24 km||109km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
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