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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Southern Alaska on Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Southern Alaska on Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - Southern Alaska on Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Jul 29 07:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.3.
Date & time: Wed, 29 Jul 02:35:58 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 114.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.05°N / 153.49°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (18 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 29 Jul 2015
Wed, 29 Jul 02:35 UTCM 6.3 / 117 km SOUTHERN ALASKAEMSC
Wed, 29 Jul 02:35 UTCM 6.3 / 116.6 km- 71km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, AlaskaUSGS
Wed, 29 Jul 02:35 UTCM 6.3 / 116 kmSSW of Redoubt Volcano, AlaskaGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Soldotna / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The whole house rippled for several moments. I got a bit queasy.
Fairbanks (614.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Seward, AK / MMI III (Weak shaking): Light fixtures swayed.... Staircase vibrated...
Anchorage ak / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Valdez, AK / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kodiak / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt two lateral jerks, significant, but brief.
Anchorage, AK / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Double Musky Inn - Girdwood, AK / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Having dinner with 3 friends and had a good bouncing for about 15 seconds.
Homer (119 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Prolonged moderate shaking in three waves. Vertical blinds swayed by over a foot in mirror.
Homer (119 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Prolonged moderate shaking in three waves. Vertical blinds swayed by over a foot in mirror.
East Anchorage (241.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Lasted forever, even if it was only a swaying type of motion.
Wasilla (282.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Glacier Blue Av. (161.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
99502 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Eagle river / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Soldotna, Alaska (136.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Chugiak (277.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Wasilla, AK / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Wasilla, AK / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Spenard Rd. Anchorage (231.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): /started with a shaking followed by rolling sensation. curtains swayed and table lamps shook. It lasted about 15 seconds. Location Spenard Rd in Anchorage.
99504 / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
99503 / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Unable to walk
99503 / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kenai, alaska / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Tipped my glass birds over.
Kodiak, AK (258.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
JBER / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Talkeetna (United States) (312 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Rumbled for longer than normal (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States) (276 km NE from epicenter)(no details): We lost some water out of the above ground swimming pool,due to the balloon edge not filled up enough. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States) (234 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Definitely a rumbler. Everything swayed. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States) (233 km NE from epicenter)(no details): while I have felt other earthquakes that took a few seconds for me determine if we were having an earthquake, this time I immediately knew, and told son to head outside. It was short, but more than one quick jerk.More like a shaking. (via EMSC)
Sterling (United States) (156 km NE from epicenter)(no details): At the store things were clinking and rattling and the mobile was shaking (via EMSC)
Nikiski (United States) (138 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It was the strongest earthquake I have ever felt in Alaska. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States) (229 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It quickly got my attention. Lots of rocking back and forth. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States) (229 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt it for a slight moment between the P and S waves arriving (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States) (229 km NE from epicenter)(no details): came n 2 waves, first felt like a large truck driving bye then after a few seconds break the whole building did a large swaying motion (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States) (229 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It seemed to roll in, then roll out, under foot. After-shocks were gentle rolling. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 26 Dec 2015
Sat, 26 Dec 12:47 UTCM 2.8 / 29.1 km - [info]- 47km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sat, 26 Dec 18:30 UTCM 2.9 / 100 km - [info]- Southern Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 27 Dec 2015
Sun, 27 Dec 15:00 UTCM 2.8 / 136 km - [info]- 82km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska[Map]USGS
Tue, 29 Dec 2015
Tue, 29 Dec 19:39 UTCM 3.1 / 100 km - [info]- 48km SE of Old Iliamna, Alaska[Map]USGS
Tue, 29 Dec 23:35 UTCM 2.7 / 120 km - [info]- 36km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Wed, 30 Dec 2015
Wed, 30 Dec 00:11 UTCM 2.6 / 127.8 km - [info]- 66km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Wed, 30 Dec 14:37 UTCM 2.7 / 90 km - [info]- 60km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Thu, 31 Dec 2015
Thu, 31 Dec 05:09 UTCM 2.7 / 55.6 km - [info]- 22km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sat, 2 Jan 2016
Sat, 2 Jan 23:20 UTCM 2.8 / 100 km - [info]- 15km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Wed, 6 Jan 2016
Wed, 6 Jan 13:38 UTCM 3.0 / 100 km - [info]- 36km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Jan 2016
Sat, 9 Jan 10:22 UTCM 2.8 / 95.2 km - [info]- 26km SSE of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Jan 12:51 UTCM 2.7 / 77.2 km - [info]- 28km N of Nikiski, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 10 Jan 2016
Sun, 10 Jan 22:39 UTCM 3.7 / 77.1 km - [info]- 37km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 11 Jan 2016
Mon, 11 Jan 02:37 UTCM 2.7 / 100 km - [info]- 40km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 11 Jan 13:06 UTCM 3.2 / 91.4 km - [info]- 68km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Thu, 14 Jan 2016
Thu, 14 Jan 06:37 UTCM 3.5 / 150.4 km - [info]- 47km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Thu, 14 Jan 13:25 UTCM 3.0 / 94.6 km - [info]- 71km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sat, 16 Jan 2016
Sat, 16 Jan 04:01 UTCM 3.4 / 107.3 km - [info]- 57km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sat, 16 Jan 06:48 UTCM 2.9 / 105.1 km - [info]- 42km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sat, 16 Jan 12:07 UTCM 3.0 / 135.1 km - [info]- 57km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 18 Jan 2016
Mon, 18 Jan 10:06 UTCM 2.8 / 72.9 km - [info]- 31km SSW of Cohoe, Alaska[Map]USGS
Tue, 19 Jan 2016
Tue, 19 Jan 05:51 UTCM 3.7 / 48 km - [info]- 28km NNE of Sterling, Alaska[Map]USGS
Wed, 20 Jan 2016
Wed, 20 Jan 17:10 UTCM 2.7 - [info]- 29km NE of Fritz Creek, Alaska[Map]USGS
Thu, 21 Jan 2016
Thu, 21 Jan 22:36 UTCM 2.9 / 94.4 km - [info]- 63km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 2016 (26 earthquakes)
Sun, 24 Jan 10:30 UTCM 7.1 / 127.8 km - [info]- 83km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 10:49 UTCM 3.2 / 13.4 km - [info]- 63km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 10:54 UTCM 3.8 / 101.5 km - [info]- 70km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 10:58 UTCM 3.6 / 180.4 km - [info]- 64km SSE of Old Iliamna, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 10:59 UTCM 2.9 / 101 km - [info]- 68km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 11:01 UTCM 3.4 / 106.1 km - [info]- 70km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 11:05 UTCM 3.4 / 118.7 km - [info]- 86km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 11:08 UTCM 3.0 / 121.1 km - [info]- 77km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 11:12 UTCM 2.7 / 67.7 km - [info]- 31km NW of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 11:17 UTCM 3.3 / 101.4 km - [info]- 79km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 11:31 UTCM 2.7 / 105.6 km - [info]- 79km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 11:40 UTCM 3.1 / 101.3 km - [info]- 69km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 11:47 UTCM 3.1 / 110.6 km - [info]- 70km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 11:53 UTCM 3.4 / 90.5 km - [info]- 58km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 12:06 UTCM 3.3 / 98.8 km - [info]- 67km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 12:37 UTCM 4.3 / 107 km - [info]- 75km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 12:43 UTCM 3.3 / 98.3 km - [info]- 69km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 12:46 UTCM 3.2 / 105.8 km - [info]- 71km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 13:12 UTCM 3.2 / 102.4 km - [info]- 69km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 13:16 UTCM 2.9 / 112.2 km - [info]- 78km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 13:19 UTCM 2.7 / 5 km - [info]- 41km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 13:33 UTCM 2.7 / 114.3 km - [info]- 80km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 13:34 UTCM 2.8 / 73.5 km - [info]- 29km N of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 13:37 UTCM 3.2 / 103.4 km - [info]- 74km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 13:41 UTCM 2.6 / 102.6 km - [info]- 67km W of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan 14:03 UTCM 2.7 / 89.4 km - [info]- 48km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska[Map]USGS

 

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