Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Bering Sea, 29 mi southeast of Tag s Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, August 07, 2014 22:33:11
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 54 km depth
8 Aug 12:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 37 minutes.
Date & time: 8 Aug 2014 10:33:11 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, August 07, 2014 22:33:11
Depth: 53.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.2957°N / 178.0331°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Takawangha (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
116 km (72 mi) SW of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||54 km||65km S of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
|M 4.6||49 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 4.7||10 km||Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands||GFZ|
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