Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 50km SW of Adak, Alaska, on Monday, September 15, 2014 11:05:36
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 58 km depth
15 Sep 22:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 4 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Sep 2014 20:05:36 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, September 15, 2014 11:05:36
Depth: 57.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6188°N / 177.2613°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kanaga (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) SW of Adak (pop: 332) --> 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||58 km||50km SW 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.