Mag. 2.4 earthquake - - 34km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-10-28 03:56:56 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 75 km depth
28 Oct 12:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 45 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-10-28 03:56:56 -08:00
Depth: 74.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.8767°N / 152.4128°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) WNW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5570 km (3461 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5570 km (3461 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NNE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.4||75 km||- 34km 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 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.