Mag. 2.6 earthquake - - 39km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-09-12 08:54:02 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 107 km depth
12 Sep 18:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-09-12 08:54:02 -08:00
Depth: 107.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.8349°N / 152.5307°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5578 km (3466 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5578 km (3466 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) NNE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||107 km||- 39km W of Anchor Point, Alaska||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.