Mag. 2.3 earthquake - - 51km SE of Old Iliamna, Alaska, on 2015-08-07 14:26:52 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 201 km depth
7 Aug 23:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 43 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-07 14:26:52 -08:00
Depth: 200.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.4173°N / 154.2929°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) E of Kokhanok (pop: 170) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (131 mi) NNW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
5684 km (3532 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5684 km (3532 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.3||201 km||- 51km SE of Old Iliamna, 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.