Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - 2 mi south of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, December 26, 2014 00:37:39
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 61 km depth
26 Dec 21:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 11 hours.
Date & time: 26 Dec 2014 10:37:39 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, December 26, 2014 00:37:39
Depth: 61.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.8469°N / 176.6179°W (Aleutians West County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Moffett (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.4||61 km||4km SE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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