Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 76km ENE of Adak, Alaska, on Monday, May 05, 2014 19:32:05
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 169 km depth
6 May 17:13 UTC: First to report: USGS after 10 hours.
Date & time: 6 May 2014 07:32:05 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, May 05, 2014 19:32:05
Depth: 169.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 52.1356°N / 175.6211°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kasatochi (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) ENE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) W 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||169 km||76km ENE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
|M 2.6||169 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.