Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 55km SE of Adak, Alaska, on Tuesday, May 06, 2014 21:33:48
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 37 km depth
7 May 18:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 8 hours.
Date & time: 7 May 2014 09:33:48 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, May 06, 2014 21:33:48
Depth: 37.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5517°N / 176.0533°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Great Sitkin (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (33 mi) SE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> 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||37 km||55km SE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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