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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA on Monday, 1 May 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA on Monday, 1 May 2017

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA on Monday, 1 May 2017
May 1 12:39: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 2.0 km.
May 1 12:48: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.6.
May 1 12:49: Magnitude recalculated from 6.6 to 6.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Mon, 1 May 12:31:55 UTC
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.93°N / 136.7°W
Nearest volcano: Alligator Lake (88 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 1 May
Mon, 1 May 12:31 UTCM 6.2 / 2.2 km- 88km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 12:31 UTCM 6.5 / 10 kmSoutheastern Alaska[Map]GFZ
Mon, 1 May 12:31 UTCM 6.2 / 2 kmNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Whitehorse / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Entire apartment building shook and creaked for about thirty seconds. Power went out at 5:30am and at 7:20 am shaking started again and felt stronger lasting longer. No damage apart from large crack in parking lot.
Juneau, AK / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Gustavus alaska / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Jolt then shaking
Juneau (237.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Whitehorse / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Haines, Alaska (103.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Two shocks, one at 4:35 am and one at 6:21 a.m. First one woke me. Things fell both times. Second longer and more severe.
North Douglas Island, Alaska / MMI IV (Light shaking): I awoke to the house creaking and rattling, the bed moving underneath me.. it lasted 30-40 seconds. The clock read 4:33 am. (Alaska Standard Time) There was an aftershock just now at 6:25.
whitehorse / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Whitehorse / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Lasted at least 45 seconds. Was on 4th floor. Felt a lot of movement. Pictures fell off walls. Multiple aftershocks, strong one about 10 min after
Juneau Ak (209.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Whitehorse / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Juneau Alaska. Mendenhall valley / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Juneau (211.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(225 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Petersburg / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Juneau / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Haines, Alaska / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(104.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was furiously masturbating when quake hit. Was unable to direct cum on sub sluts face. Wasted load. Quake caused much swaying of my massive penis. Second quake caused anal beads to fall out of my gaping ass.
Whitehorse (127.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The house shook but I had to look outside to make sure it wasn't wind. Trees weren't shaking so I knew it was an earthquake. (via app)
Juneau (United States) (215 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Birds seemed to be silent, even though it was 4:30. Just started to hear them at 5:15 Alaska Time (via EMSC)
Juneau (United States) (206 km SE from epicenter)(no details): So (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (131 km NE from epicenter)(no details): the after shocks are disturbing (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (131 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Cat woke me up just beforehand (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (131 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Get ready for aftershocks! (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (131 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about five secounds (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (131 km NE from epicenter)(no details): my daughter lives in the Ibex valley area and she said that it was quite aggresive and it felt like someone was dragging here house (via EMSC)
Haines (United States) (97 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Sustained for at least 20 seconds. Started with fairly intense shaking and rumbling and ended with rolling waves. Felt many aftershocks. The first started with shaking with subsequent aftershocks feeling more like rolling waves followed eventually by an even more intense but shorter full scale earthquake again. This shorter burst of shaking, 10-15 seconds, caused more rattling of items on shelves and doors/windows than the first. Second full quake made me consider going downstairs just a bit more than the first. Now 7:00 am and experiencing fairly sustained rolling aftershock while typing this. How's that for abservational science? :) (via EMSC)
Juneau (United States) (215 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Rumbleing (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (131 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Earthquake occurred at approximately 5:30am PDT. apparently the epicentre is 122km from here, closer t Haines, AK. I have observed no physical damage. I was awake and watching early morning TV. My condo began to shake and creak. The movement lasted 10-15 seconds. Very noticeable. (via EMSC)
Juneau (United States) (223 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up, and lasted longer than I have ever experienced before (via EMSC)
Juneau (United States) (223 km SE from epicenter)(no details): was similar to a drunken swaying when getting up to go outside. in a low spot geographically that is known to me to act like jelly or jell-o in quakes no matter how jerky elsewhere. only birds were reacting outside, no dogs. trees swaying hard, and windchimes shaking (with no breeze). (via EMSC)
(United States) (184 km S from epicenter)(no details): Long deep rumble (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (127 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Started off slow 10 seconds then picked up real quick, than knocked the power out lasted maybe 30ish seconds start to. Finish (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (127 km NE from epicenter)(no details): aftershock was about 10 minutes after first shock (via EMSC)
Haines Junction (Canada) (102 km NW from epicenter)(no details): it seemed to build in intensity, and also seemed to last a long time, changing in the type of movement, if that makes sense (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 1 May 12:43 UTCM 3.5 - [info] (94 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 12:44 UTCM 3.1 / 2.2 km - [info] (93 km)- 91km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 12:48 UTCM 2.6 / 4.2 km - [info] (95 km)- 96km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 12:49 UTCM 4.7 / 1 km - [info] (86 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Whitehorse / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Whitehorse (130.5 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Thought I may have felt the Aftershock, but it was very light compared to the initial quake. (via app)
Mon, 1 May 12:56 UTCM 3.9 / 2 km - [info] (95 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 12:59 UTCM 3.0 / 6 km - [info] (96 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Whitehorse Yukon (135.1 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mon, 1 May 12:59 UTCM 3.0 / 5.5 km - [info] (96 km)- 87km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 13:04 UTCM 2.6 - [info] (95 km)- 91km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 13:10 UTCM 2.9 - [info] (92 km)- 92km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 13:17 UTCM 3.0 - [info] (101 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 13:18 UTCM 3.6 - [info] (85 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 13:56 UTCM 2.6 - [info] (98 km)- 87km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 13:59 UTCM 2.6 / 8.8 km - [info] (115 km)- 94km S of Haines Junction, Canada
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 14:06 UTCM 3.6 - [info] (83 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Whitehorse / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Juneau (United States) (219 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Been feeling a few different times this morning. (via EMSC)
Mon, 1 May 14:18 UTCM 6.0 / 2 km - [info] (100 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Juneau (United States) (206 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Here in Juneau Alaska (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (136 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Aftershock was expected; but we did not expect it to be stronger than the initial quake (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (136 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The hard shaking seemed shorter than the first quake but the swaying and rolling seemed longer. Trees were swaying and bird feader swinging on the pole hook. (via EMSC)
Juneau, AK (199 km S from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
juneau (205.4 km S from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Whitehorse / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Juneau AK / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Felt swaying at first then a wave of strong shaking. One at 4:34am and another earthquake at 6:24am.
Pelican (United States) (206 km S from epicenter)(no details): There is an earth scope monitoring station near my home (via EMSC)
Faro yukon / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Whitehorse (129.8 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Read all reports
Mon, 1 May 14:27 UTCM 3.6 - [info] (102 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 14:29 UTCM 3.5 - [info] (93 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 14:31 UTCM 3.4 - [info] (101 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 14:33 UTCM 3.6 / 3 km - [info] (104 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 14:35 UTCM 4.0 / 5 km - [info] (98 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 14:41 UTCM 3.2 / 1 km - [info] (99 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 14:45 UTCM 2.7 - [info] (100 km)- 85km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 14:47 UTCM 2.8 - [info] (93 km)- 93km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 14:54 UTCM 2.9 / 5.3 km - [info] (104 km)- 81km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
DE-Wuelf´rath, Ger´many / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I am not shure, but about 16:50 local time (14:50 GMT) I felt a little shaking on the ground of my kitchen where I was working for meal. It has been very short, and the first I sad to my wife: "Did you also feel it?" I have felt some earthquakes during my life so that I can imagine what happened. It has been very week, but noticeable.
Mon, 1 May 14:56 UTCM 2.8 / 0.8 km - [info] (99 km)- 86km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 14:59 UTCM 4.4 / 5 km - [info] (100 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Watson Lake, Yulon / MMI V (Moderate shaking): My husband and I were awakened between 5:00 / 5:30 am PT to our house rocking back and forth. We wondered if it was windy but no trees were moving. When I got up at 7:15 am, the same thing happened. It was very eerie, as the trees were not moving at all, but the house felt like being in a vehicle in a strong wind -really rocking.There were wall hangings swinging side to side. We don't feel these often.
Mon, 1 May 15:10 UTCM 2.8 / 3 km - [info] (99 km)- 86km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 15:14 UTCM 2.9 - [info] (93 km)- 90km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 15:21 UTCM 4.3 / 6 km - [info] (88 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 15:23 UTCM 3.4 / 1 km - [info] (92 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 15:32 UTCM 2.6 - [info] (103 km)- 84km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 15:32 UTCM 2.6 - [info] (100 km)- 84km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 15:35 UTCM 3.8 / 18 km - [info] (89 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 15:41 UTCM 3.1 - [info] (101 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 15:50 UTCM 3.8 - [info] (87 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 15:54 UTCM 2.9 - [info] (102 km)- 85km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 15:57 UTCM 3.1 / 11.3 km - [info] (97 km)- 68km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 16:05 UTCM 2.6 - [info] (103 km)- 85km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 16:08 UTCM 2.7 - [info] (97 km)- 84km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 16:10 UTCM 3.5 / 2.1 km - [info] (158 km)- 102km W of Haines, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 16:34 UTCM 3.0 / 3.9 km - [info] (97 km)- 71km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May 16:36 UTCM 2.7 - [info] (93 km)- 80km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 16:38 UTCM 3.0 / 10 km - [info] (98 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 16:42 UTCM 2.6 - [info] (103 km)- 94km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 16:56 UTCM 2.6 / 9.4 km - [info] (160 km)- 81km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 17:10 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] (99 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 17:17 UTCM 2.7 - [info] (101 km)- 84km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
[Map]
USGS
Juneau, AK / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mon, 1 May 18:11 UTCM 3.0 - [info] (102 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 1 May 18:25 UTCM 2.7 - [info] (101 km)- 85km WNW of Skagway, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 1 May 18:26 UTCM 3.1 - [info] (93 km) SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA
[Map]
EMSC

 

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