Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Bering Sea, 16 mi southeast of Anagaksik Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, November 23, 2013 00:53:10
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 41 km depth
23 Nov 19:20 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 hours.
Date & time: 23 Nov 2013 12:53:10 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, November 23, 2013 00:53:10
Depth: 41.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.7242°N / 175.5852°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kasatochi (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||41 km||76km ESE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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