Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 61km SE of Adak, Alaska, on Monday, August 25, 2014 21:29:42
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 25 km depth
26 Aug 23:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 14 hours.
Date & time: 26 Aug 2014 09:29:42 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, August 25, 2014 21:29:42
Depth: 24.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.4579°N / 176.0776°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Adagdak (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (37 mi) SE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) WSW 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||25 km||61km SE of Adak, 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.