Mag. 1.6 earthquake - - 42km SE of Old Iliamna, Alaska, on 2015-08-19 22:45:58 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 6 km depth
20 Aug 07:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-19 22:45:58 -08:00
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.4839°N / 154.3696°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Kokhanok (pop: 170) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Newhalen (pop: 182) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) NNW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
5687 km (3534 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5687 km (3534 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: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.6||6 km||- 42km 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 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.