Mag. 2.0 earthquake - - 83km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-10-12 04:58:55 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 104 km depth
12 Oct 14:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-10-12 04:58:55 -08:00
Depth: 104.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.6446°N / 153.2981°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5624 km (3495 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5624 km (3495 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) N of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NW of Ushagat Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.0||104 km||- 83km 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.