Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Bering Sea, 45 mi southeast of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, October 01, 2014 03:49:04
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 44 km depth
1 Oct 18:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 hours.
Date & time: 1 Oct 2014 12:49:04 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, October 01, 2014 03:49:04
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.9305°N / 173.2379°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Seguam (66 km / 41 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
72 km (45 mi) ESE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||44 km||72km ESE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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