Mag. 1.7 earthquake - - 80km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-09-02 05:55:59 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 115 km depth
2 Sep 18:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-09-02 05:55:59 -08:00
Depth: 114.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.7679°N / 153.2618°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) E of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5619 km (3492 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5619 km (3492 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: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.7||115 km||- 80km 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.