Mag. 3.3 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 6.2 mi northeast of Augustine Island, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-08-27 17:27:43 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 89 km depth
28 Aug 02:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 42 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-27 17:27:43 -08:00
Depth: 88.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.4171°N / 153.3028°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) SE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
295 km (183 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5629 km (3498 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5629 km (3498 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||89 km||- 92km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska||USGS|
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