Mag. 1.9 earthquake - - 67km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-12-01 18:41:23 -10:00
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 58 km depth
2 Dec 05:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 29 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-12-01 18:41:23 -10:00
Depth: 58.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.3991°N / 152.7722°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) W of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) SSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SW of Sterling (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
5600 km (3480 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5600 km (3480 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) E of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.9||58 km||- 67km 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 1.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.