Mag. 1.0 earthquake - - 25km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-08-07 13:00:56 -10:00
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Minor magnitude 1.0 earthquake at 60 km depth
8 Aug 00:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-07 13:00:56 -10:00
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.7454°N / 152.2752°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (56 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (143 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (143 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5565 km (3458 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5565 km (3458 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) N of Ushagat Island --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) NE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 106 joules (0.554 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.0||60 km||- 25km W 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 1.0, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.