Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Bering Sea, 33 mi southwest of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 07:28:32
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 43 km depth
17 Sep 22:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 hours.
Date & time: 17 Sep 2014 16:28:32 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 07:28:32
Depth: 43.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.4768°N / 177.0506°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kanaga (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (131 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||43 km||52km SSW of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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