Mag. 1.5 earthquake - - 45km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-10-19 11:08:02 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 66 km depth
19 Oct 19:34 UTC: First to report: USGS after 26 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-10-19 11:08:02 -08:00
Depth: 65.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.9942°N / 152.5181°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) W of Happy Valley (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WNW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5574 km (3463 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5574 km (3463 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.5||66 km||- 45km 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 1.5, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.