Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Bering Sea, 52 mi southwest of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, May 16, 2014 06:03:28
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 65 km depth
16 May 21:01 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 58 minutes.
Date & time: 16 May 2014 18:03:28 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, May 16, 2014 06:03:28
Depth: 65.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5871°N / 174.9001°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
83 km (52 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||65 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 3.8||65 km||83km SW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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