Mag. 1.3 earthquake - - 26km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-08-25 17:48:42 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.3 earthquake at 84 km depth
26 Aug 16:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 14 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-25 17:48:42 -08:00
Depth: 84.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.8292°N / 152.2888°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (138 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (138 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5564 km (3458 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5564 km (3458 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NNE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 106 joules (1.56 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.3||84 km||- 26km WNW 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 1.3, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.