Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 34 mi northwest of Anchor Point, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-08-24 12:37:19 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 94 km depth
24 Aug 21:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 33 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-24 12:37:19 -08:00
Depth: 93.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.0127°N / 152.6918°W (Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (33 mi) W of Happy Valley (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WNW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
1056 km (656 mi) WNW of Juneau (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5583 km (3469 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5583 km (3469 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: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||94 km||- 52km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
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