Mag. 1.7 earthquake - - 50km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, on 2015-09-05 14:08:38 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 143 km depth
5 Sep 23:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 1 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-09-05 14:08:38 -08:00
Depth: 143.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.1217°N / 153.2822°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (15 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) E of Port Alsworth (pop: 159) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (69 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (79 mi) WSW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) WSW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5612 km (3487 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5612 km (3487 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||143 km||- 50km SW of Redoubt Volcano, 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.