Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 60 mi southeast of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, March 01, 2014 18:33:28
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 32 km depth
2 Mar 18:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Date & time: 2 Mar 2014 06:33:28 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, March 01, 2014 18:33:28
Depth: 32.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.0733°N / 176.073°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Moffett (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> 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
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|M 2.9||32 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 2.9||32 km||98km 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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.