Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - 94km SSE of Adak, Alaska, on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 16:34:05
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 26 km depth
1 Jan 18:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 14 hours.
Date & time: 1 Jan 2015 04:34:05 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, December 31, 2014 16:34:05
Depth: 25.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.1124°N / 176.0641°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Moffett (104 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
93 km (58 mi) SSE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) SW 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||26 km||94km SSE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.