Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Bering Sea, 43 mi southeast of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 15:56:41
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 38 km depth
26 Feb 07:48 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
Date & time: 26 Feb 2014 03:56:41 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 15:56:41
Depth: 37.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3072°N / 176.2249°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Moffett (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 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||38 km||70km SSE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
|M 2.7||38 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.