Mag. 2.1 earthquake - - 81km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-10-24 08:13:46 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 68 km depth
24 Oct 16:44 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-10-24 08:13:46 -08:00
Depth: 68.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.4087°N / 153.0688°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km (41 mi) W of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) NNW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
5617 km (3490 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5617 km (3490 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ENE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||68 km||- 81km WSW 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.