Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - Bering Sea, 26 mi southeast of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 16:59:23

Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - Bering Sea, 26 mi southeast of Oglodak Island, Aleutians West County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 16:59:23

Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 26 km depth

16 Apr 18:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 13 hours.
Date & time: 16 Apr 2015 04:59:23 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 16:59:23
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 25.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.6381°N / 175.2282°W (Bering Sea, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Sergief (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (58 mi) SW of Atka (pop: 64) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) ESE of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.926 km94km SW of Atka, AlaskaUSGS

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