Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 25 mi west of Anchor Point, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-08-07 00:51:54 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 74 km depth
7 Aug 10:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 18 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-07 00:51:54 -08:00
Depth: 74.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.7725°N / 152.5442°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) WSW of Happy Valley (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5580 km (3467 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5580 km (3467 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||74 km||- 40km W of Anchor Point, Alaska||USGS|
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