Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Bering Sea, 41 mi north of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, January 03, 2015 16:46:33
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 197 km depth
4 Jan 05:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 23 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Jan 2015 04:46:33 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, January 03, 2015 16:46:33
Depth: 196.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 52.7875°N / 174.1648°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Korovin (45 km / 28 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) N of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) ENE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
356 km (221 mi) W of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||197 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 4.3||197 km||65km N of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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