Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 66km SW of Atka, Alaska, on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 06:53:36
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 27 km depth
2 Sep 23:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
Date & time: 2 Sep 2014 18:53:36 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, September 02, 2014 06:53:36
Depth: 27.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.7098°N / 174.7521°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (40 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||27 km||66km SW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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