Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - Bering Sea, 30 mi southeast of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, March 15, 2014 08:45:06
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 26 km depth
15 Mar 22:48 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 3 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Mar 2014 20:45:06 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, March 15, 2014 08:45:06
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5958°N / 175.1276°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
92 km (57 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
452 km (281 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.5||26 km||92km SW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
|M 4.5||26 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 4.7||10 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands||GFZ|
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