Mag. 1.6 earthquake - - 42km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-11-29 07:20:09 -10:00
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 100 km depth
29 Nov 17:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-11-29 07:20:09 -10:00
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.6434°N / 152.5452°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (53 km / 33 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5583 km (3469 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5583 km (3469 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) ENE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) NNW of Ushagat Island --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NNE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.6||1 km||- 42km WSW 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 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.