Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Bering Sea, 38 mi southeast of Anagaksik Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Monday, February 17, 2014 13:06:03
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 170 km depth
18 Feb 01:49 UTC: First to report: USGS after 43 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Feb 2014 01:06:03 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, February 17, 2014 13:06:03
Depth: 169.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3612°N / 175.5036°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 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: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.7||170 km||98km SE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
|M 2.7||170 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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.