Major Earthquake Rat Islands. Aleutian Islands 23-Jun-14 (E141742053)

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Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 7.9 [was 8.0] [still subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

Magnitude 7.9 Rat Islands. Aleutian Islands (6)

World GlobeMonday, June 23, 2014 @ 20:53:09 UTC
Location in IRIS Earthquake Browser [→]

  • Location: 51.797°N,  178.760°E
  • Depth: 114.4 km
  • Region: Rat Islands. Aleutian Islands (6)

  • Seismic Region: 1 – Alaska and Aleutian arc
  • Seismic FE Geo Area: 6 – Rat Islands. Aleutian Islands
  • Distances:
    1. 24km (14mi) SE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska
    2. 1370km (851mi) E of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia
    3. 1387km (861mi) E of Vilyuchinsk, Russia
    4. 1388km (862mi) E of Yelizovo, Russia
    5. 2957km (1837mi) 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?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usc000rki5

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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One Response to Major Earthquake Rat Islands. Aleutian Islands 23-Jun-14 (E141742053)

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