Mag. 1.7 earthquake - - 14km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-08-24 15:35:13 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 42 km depth
25 Aug 00:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 35 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-24 15:35:13 -08:00
Depth: 42.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.7899°N / 152.0968°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5555 km (3452 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5555 km (3452 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) ENE of Augustine Island --> 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||42 km||- 14km 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 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.