Mag. 3.1 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 24 mi northeast of Augustine Island, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-08-26 18:07:34 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 95 km depth
27 Aug 03:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-26 18:07:34 -08:00
Depth: 95.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.5571°N / 152.8748°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5603 km (3481 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5603 km (3481 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||95 km||- 63km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska||USGS|
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