Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Bering Sea, 35 mi southeast of Tag s Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, April 03, 2014 23:57:04
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 24 km depth
4 Apr 16:58 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 hours.
Date & time: 4 Apr 2014 11:57:04 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, April 03, 2014 23:57:04
Depth: 23.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.2541°N / 177.9181°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Takawangha (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
112 km (70 mi) SW of Adak (pop: 332) --> 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||24 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 2.9||24 km||71km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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