Mag. 2.6 earthquake - - 36km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-11-23 02:57:22 -10:00
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 68 km depth
23 Nov 13:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 49 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-11-23 02:57:22 -10:00
Depth: 68.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.5627°N / 152.3129°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) NW of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) SSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5571 km (3462 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5571 km (3462 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) ENE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) N of Ushagat Island --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||68 km||- 36km SW 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.