Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Bering Sea, 16 mi east of Tannaga Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Monday, December 29, 2014 08:39:28
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 8 km depth
29 Dec 20:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 31 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Dec 2014 18:39:28 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, December 29, 2014 08:39:28
Depth: 8.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.7939°N / 177.5635°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Bobrof (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km (40 mi) W of Adak (pop: 332) --> 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||8.1 km||41km ESE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
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