Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 87km SE of Adak, Alaska, on Friday, January 03, 2014 16:41:24
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 19 km depth
4 Jan 18:44 UTC: First to report: USGS after 14 hours.
Date & time: 4 Jan 2014 04:41:24 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, January 03, 2014 16:41:24
Depth: 18.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.4338°N / 175.6194°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Great Sitkin (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
85 km (53 mi) SE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.4||19 km||87km SE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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