Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - Bering Sea, 56 mi southeast of Adak, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, March 05, 2015 12:07:46
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Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 5 km depth
6 Mar 01:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Mar 2015 00:07:46 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, March 05, 2015 12:07:46
Depth: 4.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.1729°N / 175.9957°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Moffett (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) SSE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||4.5 km||91km SSE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
|M 4.4||2 km||ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS.||EMSC|
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