Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Bering Sea, 49 mi east of Atka, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Friday, March 27, 2015 21:26:47
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 97 km depth
28 Mar 18:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Date & time: 28 Mar 2015 06:26:47 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, March 27, 2015 21:26:47
Depth: 97.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.9251°N / 173.146°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Seguam (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (49 mi) ESE of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) E of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||97 km||78km ESE of Atka, Alaska||USGS|
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