Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Bering Sea, 39 mi east of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, January 23, 2014 00:07:49
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 47 km depth
23 Jan 17:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 hours.
Date & time: 23 Jan 2014 10:07:49 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, January 23, 2014 00:07:49
Depth: 46.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 52.0177°N / 173.3327°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Atka (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) ESE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
320 km (199 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||47 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 3.8||47 km||62km ESE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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