Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 71km SSE of Adak, Alaska, on Monday, February 24, 2014 13:05:18
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 43 km depth
25 Feb 01:54 UTC: First to report: USGS after 49 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Feb 2014 01:05:18 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, February 24, 2014 13:05:18
Depth: 42.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.2878°N / 176.2441°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Moffett (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) SSE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||43 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 2.6||43 km||71km SSE 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.