Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Bering Sea, 44 mi southeast of Anagaksik Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, February 08, 2014 03:30:37
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 26 km depth
9 Feb 03:37 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Date & time: 8 Feb 2014 15:30:37 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, February 08, 2014 03:30:37
Depth: 25.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3338°N / 175.3074°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
110 km (68 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.9||26 km||111km ESE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
|M 2.9||26 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.