Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 45km SW of Adak, Alaska, on Thursday, January 23, 2014 06:39:14
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 45 km depth
23 Jan 17:21 UTC: First to report: USGS after 42 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Jan 2014 16:39:14 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, January 23, 2014 06:39:14
Depth: 44.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5966°N / 177.1398°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kanaga (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) SW of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.2||45 km||45km SW 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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.