Mag. 1.6 earthquake - - 94km ESE of Old Iliamna, Alaska, on 2015-08-31 15:37:54 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 1 km depth
1 Sep 02:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 32 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-08-31 15:37:54 -08:00
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.3568°N / 153.4307°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (1 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) SE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (115 mi) NNW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
5638 km (3503 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5638 km (3503 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: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.6||1 km||- 94km ESE of Old Iliamna, 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 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.