Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 89km ESE of Adak, Alaska, on Wednesday, April 02, 2014 00:15:07
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 27 km depth
2 Apr 17:27 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 hours.
Date & time: 2 Apr 2014 12:15:07 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, April 02, 2014 00:15:07
Depth: 26.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6803°N / 175.4068°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SW 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
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|M 2.6||27 km||89km ESE 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.