Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - Bering Sea, 23 mi south of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, April 08, 2015 14:07:36
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Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 26 km depth
9 Apr 08:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 hours.
Date & time: 9 Apr 2015 02:07:36 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 14:07:36
Depth: 25.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6567°N / 175.3098°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (59 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
461 km (286 mi) WSW of Nikolski (pop: 18) --> 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||26 km||96km ESE of Adak, Alaska||USGS|
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