Mag. 2.3 earthquake - - 22km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-09-04 21:03:20 -10:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 15 km depth
5 Sep 08:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-09-04 21:03:20 -10:00
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.7227°N / 152.2179°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Happy Valley (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (143 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (143 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5563 km (3457 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5563 km (3457 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) ENE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) N of Ushagat Island --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) NE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.3||15 km||- 22km WSW 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.