Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Bering Sea, 39 mi southeast of Anagaksik Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, 17 January 2015 at 09:36 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 32 km depth
17 Jan 10:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 33 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Jan 2015 09:36:46 UTC
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.37°N / 175.4°W (Bering Sea, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
102 km (63 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
479 km (298 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||32 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
|M 4.3||32 km||103km ESE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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