Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Bering Sea, 48 mi southwest of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, May 16, 2014 00:20:07
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 33 km depth
16 May 22:58 UTC: First to report: USGS after 11 hours.
Date & time: 16 May 2014 12:20:07 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, May 16, 2014 00:20:07
Depth: 33.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6054°N / 174.811°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) SSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||33 km||78km SSW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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