Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Bering Sea, 58 mi south of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 14:19:54
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 13 km depth
28 May 18:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 16 hours.
Date & time: 28 May 2014 02:19:54 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 14:19:54
Depth: 13.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3585°N / 174.3185°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (58 mi) S of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||13 km||93km S of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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