Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Bering Sea, 21 mi north of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, August 07, 2014 10:50:29
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 232 km depth
7 Aug 21:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Date & time: 7 Aug 2014 19:50:29 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, August 07, 2014 10:50:29
Depth: 232.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 52.1673°N / 176.5097°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Adagdak (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) NNE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) W of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||232 km||33km NNE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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