Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - 163km SSE of Adak, Alaska, on Sunday, April 27, 2014 12:42:48
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 43 km depth
28 Apr 01:33 UTC: First to report: USGS after 50 minutes.
Date & time: 28 Apr 2014 00:42:48 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 27, 2014 12:42:48
Depth: 42.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.5452°N / 175.6796°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Moffett (172 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
162 km (101 mi) SSE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) SSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.4||43 km||163km SSE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
|M 2.4||43 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 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.