Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - Bering Sea, 6.5 mi north of Kagalaska Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 02:21:59
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Weak magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 52 km depth
19 Aug 20:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 9 hours.
Date & time: 19 Aug 2014 11:21:59 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 02:21:59
Depth: 51.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.893°N / 176.3954°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Adagdak (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||52 km||18km E of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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