Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Bering Sea, 54 mi southeast of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, September 26, 2014 09:34:29
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 15 km depth
27 Sep 00:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 36 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Sep 2014 21:34:29 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, September 26, 2014 09:34:29
Depth: 14.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5207°N / 173.5654°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Atka (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) SSE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||15 km||86km SSE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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