4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-03-23 15:08:59 UTC

UTC time: Sunday, March 23, 2014 15:08 PM
Your time: 2014-03-23T15:08:59Z
Magnitude Type: mb
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


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2014-03-23 15:08:59 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Beaufort Sea

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-03-23 15:08:59 UTC at 15:08
March 23, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 71.533, -134.638

Beaufort Sea

Depth: 10 km

Aftershocks:
B
2014-03-23 19:50:52 UTC 3.1 magnitude, 20 km depth
Beaufort Sea

3.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-03-23 19:50:52 UTC at 19:50
March 23, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 71.067, -135.363

Beaufort Sea

Depth: 20 km


Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 SEAK71 PAAQ 231514 EQIAKX TSUNAMI SEISMIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 714 AM AKDT SUN MAR 23 2014 ...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT... EVALUATION ---------- * AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED - THERE IS NO TSUNAMI DANGER. PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 5.1 * ORIGIN TIME 0709 AKDT MAR 23 2014 0809 PDT MAR 23 2014 1509 UTC MAR 23 2014 * COORDINATES 71.7 NORTH 134.5 WEST * DEPTH 30 MILES * LOCATION BEAUFORT SEA NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGE ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT. * THE EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS ARE BASED ON PRELIMINARY INFORMATION. * FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE ISSUED BY THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY - EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV - OR THE APPROPRIATE REGIONAL SEISMIC NETWORK.