Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 51km SSE of Adak, Alaska, on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 21:02:45
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 38 km depth
20 Nov 21:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Date & time: 20 Nov 2014 09:02:45 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 21:02:45
Depth: 37.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.4241°N / 176.4995°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Moffett (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) S of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.3||38 km||51km SSE 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.