Mag. 1.8 earthquake - - 93km ESE of Old Iliamna, Alaska, on 2015-11-15 12:38:27 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 100 km depth
15 Nov 22:02 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-11-15 12:38:27 -09:00
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.3162°N / 153.5086°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (39 mi) SSE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) NNW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
5643 km (3507 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5643 km (3507 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) SSW of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.8||1 km||- 93km ESE of Old Iliamna, 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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.