Mag. 1.8 earthquake - - 70km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska, on 2015-10-01 23:00:43 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 176 km depth
2 Oct 08:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-10-01 23:00:43 -08:00
Depth: 176.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.6264°N / 153.6977°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (33 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (100 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) SW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
5646 km (3508 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5646 km (3508 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNW of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NW of Ushagat Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.8||176 km||- 70km E of Old Iliamna, 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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.