Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 18km E of Adak, Alaska, on Friday, January 03, 2014 07:39:17
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 61 km depth
3 Jan 18:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 1 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Jan 2014 17:39:17 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, January 03, 2014 07:39:17
Depth: 61.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.857°N / 176.3866°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Adagdak (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> 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||61 km||18km E of Adak, 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.