Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 45 mi west of Anchor Point, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-07-28 19:17:16 -08:00

Mag. 2.8 earthquake  - 45 mi west of Anchor Point, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-07-28 19:17:16 -08:00

Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 110 km depth

29 Jul 04:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 53 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Jul 2015 03:17:16 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2015-07-28 19:17:16 -08:00
Magnitude: 2.8
Depth: 109.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.9377°N / 153.0933°W (Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) ENE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
1078 km (670 mi) WNW of Juneau (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5606 km (3484 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5606 km (3484 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.8110 km- 64km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, AlaskaUSGS

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Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 45 mi west of Anchor Point, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-07-28 19:17:16 -08:00
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