Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Bering Sea, 28 mi southeast of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, October 16, 2014 06:51:06
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 66 km depth
16 Oct 20:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 19 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Oct 2014 18:51:06 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, October 16, 2014 06:51:06
Depth: 66.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.7458°N / 174.9367°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
433 km (269 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||66 km||71km SW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
|M 4.2||66 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
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