Mag. 2.5 earthquake - - 53km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-11-16 07:51:19 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 93 km depth
16 Nov 17:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-11-16 07:51:19 -09:00
Depth: 92.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.0095°N / 152.669°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) W of Happy Valley (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
202 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!
5581 km (3468 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5581 km (3468 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> 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||93 km||- 53km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska||USGS|
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