Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - Bering Sea, 27 mi south of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Monday, December 15, 2014 20:24:11
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Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 31 km depth
16 Dec 20:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Date & time: 16 Dec 2014 08:24:11 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, December 15, 2014 20:24:11
Depth: 30.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6151°N / 175.2789°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (53 km / 33 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||31 km||98km SW of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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