Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Bering Sea, 32 mi south of Anagaksik Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, September 11, 2014 15:04:43
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 26 km depth
12 Sep 17:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 14 hours.
Date & time: 12 Sep 2014 03:04:43 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, September 11, 2014 15:04:43
Depth: 25.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.3842°N / 175.8268°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Great Sitkin (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) SE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||26 km||79km SE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.