Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Bering Sea, 40 mi southeast of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, February 21, 2014 16:10:17
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 81 km depth
22 Feb 20:11 UTC: First to report: USGS after 18 hours.
Date & time: 22 Feb 2014 02:10:17 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, February 21, 2014 16:10:17
Depth: 81.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.936°N / 173.3727°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Atka (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) ESE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (202 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||81 km||63km ESE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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