Mag. 2.5 earthquake - - 70km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-10-27 21:44:10 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 46 km depth
28 Oct 06:24 UTC: First to report: USGS after 40 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-10-27 21:44:10 -08:00
Depth: 46.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.4704°N / 152.9291°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5608 km (3484 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5608 km (3484 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ENE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||46 km||- 70km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska||USGS|
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