Mag. 1.6 earthquake - - 93km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-07-29 00:33:25 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 22 km depth
29 Jul 10:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 37 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-07-29 00:33:25 -08:00
Depth: 21.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.4132°N / 153.3205°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) SE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) NNW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
5631 km (3499 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5631 km (3499 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.6||22 km||- 93km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.