Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - Bering Sea, 62 mi southeast of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, January 08, 2015 07:12:49
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 44 km depth
8 Jan 23:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
Date & time: 8 Jan 2015 19:12:49 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, January 08, 2015 07:12:49
Depth: 43.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6553°N / 173.0535°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Seguam (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (62 mi) SE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
319 km (198 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||44 km||99km SE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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