Mag. 2.1 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 40 mi west of Kalifornsky, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-12-04 02:37:01 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 96 km depth
4 Dec 11:54 UTC: First to report: USGS after 17 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-12-04 02:37:01 -09:00
Depth: 96.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.2274°N / 152.3968°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Redoubt (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Munina (pop: 883) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) SW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5562 km (3456 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5562 km (3456 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NNE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||96 km||- 34km SSE of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
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