Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 94 mi south of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, December 28, 2013 02:03:36
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 62 km depth
28 Dec 15:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 14 hours.
Date & time: 28 Dec 2013 02:03:36 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, December 28, 2013 02:03:36
Depth: 61.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.5352°N / 177.0213°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kanaga (155 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
151 km (94 mi) S of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||62 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska||USGS|
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