Strong Earthquake Fox Islands. Aleutian Islands 26-Feb-14 (E140572113)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.1 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-02-26T21:13:40.600Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 53.679°N, 171.837°W
  • Seismic Region: 1 – Alaska and Aleutian arc
  • Seismic Geo Area: 90 – Fox Islands. Aleutian Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 264.7 km
  • Distances:
    1. 138km (85mi) NNW of Amukta Island, Alaska
    2. 1371km (851mi) SSE of Anadyr’, Russia
    3. 1550km (963mi) WSW of Anchorage, Alaska
    4. 1578km (980mi) WSW of Knik-Fairview, Alaska
    5. 2321km (1442mi) W of Whitehorse, Canada
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usc000myqq

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer


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2 Responses to Strong Earthquake Fox Islands. Aleutian Islands 26-Feb-14 (E140572113)

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