Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Bering Sea, 68 mi southwest of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, February 14, 2014 11:10:54
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 50 km depth
14 Feb 23:31 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Feb 2014 23:10:54 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, February 14, 2014 11:10:54
Depth: 50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3041°N / 174.8775°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
110 km (68 mi) SSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> 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||50 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 2.9||50 km||109km SSW of Atka, 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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.