Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 81km SE of Atka, Alaska, on Thursday, March 27, 2014 05:57:08
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 25 km depth
27 Mar 18:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 43 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Mar 2014 17:57:08 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, March 27, 2014 05:57:08
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.666°N / 173.3901°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Atka (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
81 km (50 mi) SE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||25 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 2.5||25 km||81km SE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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