Mag. 2.3 earthquake - - 56km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-10-03 13:53:57 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 93 km depth
3 Oct 23:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-10-03 13:53:57 -08:00
Depth: 93.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.9807°N / 152.7558°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) WNW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> 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!
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||93 km||- 56km WNW 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.