Mag. 1.7 earthquake - - 36km ESE of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, on 2015-08-14 07:21:56 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 84 km depth
14 Aug 16:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 48 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-14 07:21:56 -08:00
Depth: 83.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.352°N / 152.1439°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Redoubt (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (26 mi) NW of Munina (pop: 883) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) WSW of Sterling (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5546 km (3446 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5546 km (3446 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: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.7||84 km||- 36km ESE of Redoubt Volcano, 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 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.