Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Bering Sea, 14 mi south of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Sunday, January 04, 2015 19:23:52
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 48 km depth
5 Jan 11:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 hours.
Date & time: 5 Jan 2015 05:23:52 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, January 04, 2015 19:23:52
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6763°N / 176.6117°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Moffett (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) S of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) WSW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||48 km||22km S of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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