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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 97km WNW of Willow, Alaska on Thursday, 25 September 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 95km WNW of Willow, Alaska on Thursday, 25 September 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - 95km WNW of Willow, Alaska on Thursday, 25 September 2014
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 101.7 to 102.8 km.
Date & time: Thursday, 25 September 2014 17:51 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, September 25, 2014 09:51:17
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 102.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 61.9527°N / 151.7849°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Hayes (50 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 25 Sep 2014
Thu, 25 Sep 17:51 UTCM 6.0 / 100 kmCentral AlaskaGFZ
Thu, 25 Sep 17:51 UTCM 6.2 / 102 km SOUTHERN ALASKAEMSC
Thu, 25 Sep 17:51 UTCM 6.2 / 103 kmNW of Willow, AlaskaGeoAu

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Knik, Alaska / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Pittman Road, Wasilla, AK (122.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was in bed. Felt like vibrating bed
James Drive, Anchorage, AK (138 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Hatcher's Pass Willow Alaska / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was talking on the phone to my girlfriend and all of the sudden I felt a large jolt. And then the whole house began to shake!! I knew immediately that this quake was a little stronger than average. I live on the Hatcher's pass and she was in Big lake about 40 miles away .I felt it first and shortly after she did so I knew it had hit closer to us in Willow it was very strong and held that intensity for the duration of the quake. Mr defiantly an attention getter. !!
Hatcher's Pass Willow Alaska / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was talking on the phone to my girlfriend and all of the sudden I felt a large jolt. And then the whole house began to shake!! I knew immediately that this quake was a little stronger than average. I live on the Hatcher's pass and she was in Big lake about 40 miles away .I felt it first and shortly after she did so I knew it had hit closer to us in Willow it was very strong and held that intensity for the duration of the quake. Mr defiantly an attention getter. !!
Hatcher's Pass Willow Alaska / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was talking on the phone to my girlfriend and all of the sudden I felt a large jolt. And then the whole house began to shake!! I knew immediately that this quake was a little stronger than average. I live on the Hatcher's pass and she was in Big lake about 40 miles away .I felt it first and shortly after she did so I knew it had hit closer to us in Willow it was very strong and held that intensity for the duration of the quake. Mr defiantly an attention getter. !!
Wasilla, Alaska near Ron Larson Elementary / not felt: I live in Wasilla - & I did not actually FEEL movement yesterday when the earthquake was going on, but I certainly knew it was a quake - I heard a lot of rumbling & rattling of things & the hanging light fixture was swaying; though I think the rumbling was from outside? It lasted a long time, though (for me) - around a minute. Today is Friday evening around 8:04pm; & I was working on an email when I FELT a sway & heard the noise of another one about 9/so minutes ago - I suppose that would be
Anchorage Alaska / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Ingelheim Germany / MMI IX (Violent shaking): I was at the airport on my way home to Germany . First a litter shatter, than the typical rolling. Unmistakebel. Everybody was very relaxed about it.
Bradenton Florida 34$07 / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Wasilla / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Palmer, Alaska / MMI V (Moderate shaking): House was shaking. lamps jumping and moving out of place. mirrors moving. light fixtures swinging. earths movement ecalated. walls and roof made creking and moaning sounds. we took cover under sturdy furniture.
Anchorage, AK / MMI IX (Violent shaking): At conference, people very alarm.
Fairbanks / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up from my sleep.
4603 n. Pittman rd, Wasilla,AK (125.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): First was very weak stopped and next one was worse, shook for quite a few seconds, light fixtures swayed, the whole upstairs swayed, thought window was going to burst, cupboards rattled.
Anchorage Alaska (131.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Good roller! I'm in an apartment (2nd story) with very few fixtures/furniture, but I felt the whole building rolling. Lasted much longer than the Hawaii quakes I've become accustomed to.
JBER (134.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): JBER
Anchorage (128.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Eagle River / MMI V (Moderate shaking): My first real earthquake here. I am still shaking.
Anchorage Ak 99516 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The shaking lasted about 45 seconds, no wind but I observed trees swaying and leaves falling. Short sharp first event(10 seconds) followed a few seconds later by longer secondary shaking ( 30 seconds). I heard something fall in the house but haven't discovered what it was yet .
JBER ak / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
JBER / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Knik, AK / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): I was lying in bed and the earth started to rumble and shake! My mirrored wardrobe closets were shaking and vibrating uncontrollably. This went on for apx 15 seconds, it was very scary!
Chickaloon, AK 99674 (2723.2 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Very definite shaking, although nothing fell off the shelves.
Chugiak, AK (137.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Providence medical center Anchorage / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Palmer alaska / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Athens (Greece) (8917 km E from epicenter)(no details): How is it possible to disregard this ? 2014-09-25, 16:33:58 UTC --- 37.65 N, 15.10 E --- Ml:3.3 Etna (via EMSC)

 

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