Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 46km SW of Adak, Alaska, on Friday, March 28, 2014 00:01:46
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 54 km depth
28 Mar 16:25 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 hours.
Date & time: 28 Mar 2014 09:01:46 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, March 28, 2014 00:01:46
Depth: 54.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.533°N / 177.0334°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kanaga (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) SW of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) WSW 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.6||54 km||46km SW of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
|M 2.6||54 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.