Mag. 2.3 earthquake - - 84km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-10-09 21:18:55 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 115 km depth
10 Oct 07:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 51 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-10-09 21:18:55 -08:00
Depth: 114.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.7088°N / 153.3359°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) E of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) W of Diamond Ridge (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5625 km (3495 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5625 km (3495 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||115 km||- 84km W 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.