Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 25km WSW of Atka, Alaska, on Thursday, May 01, 2014 03:35:46
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 216 km depth
1 May 20:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 hours.
Date & time: 1 May 2014 15:35:46 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, May 01, 2014 03:35:46
Depth: 215.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 52.1296°N / 174.5586°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) ENE of Adak (pop: 332) --> 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||216 km||25km WSW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
|M 2.5||216 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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.