Mag. 1.9 earthquake - - 51km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-09-05 09:40:00 -10:00
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 76 km depth
5 Sep 21:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-09-05 09:40:00 -10:00
Depth: 75.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.5084°N / 152.5697°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) WNW of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (85 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5587 km (3471 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5587 km (3471 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NNW of Ushagat Island --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.9||76 km||- 51km SW 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 1.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.