Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Bering Sea, 14 mi southeast of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, August 29, 2014 14:20:11
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 78 km depth
30 Aug 00:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 50 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Aug 2014 23:20:11 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, August 29, 2014 14:20:11
Depth: 78.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 52.0676°N / 173.9582°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Atka (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) SE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> 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||78 km||21km SE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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