Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Bering Sea, 52 mi southeast of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, December 07, 2013 07:13:22
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 8 km depth
7 Dec 19:54 UTC: First to report: USGS after 41 minutes.
Date & time: 7 Dec 2013 19:13:22 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, December 07, 2013 07:13:22
Depth: 8.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.541°N / 173.5938°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Atka (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) SSE 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||8.3 km||84km SSE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.