Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 87km ESE of Atka, Alaska, on Sunday, May 18, 2014 07:41:34
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
19 May 04:06 UTC: First to report: USGS after 8 hours.
Date & time: 18 May 2014 19:41:34 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, May 18, 2014 07:41:34
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.8225°N / 173.079°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Seguam (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) ESE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.0||7 km||87km ESE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.