Mag. 1.8 earthquake - - 60km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, on 2015-12-05 02:08:26 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 100 km depth
5 Dec 11:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-12-05 02:08:26 -09:00
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.9853°N / 153.1714°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) ENE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5609 km (3486 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5609 km (3486 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: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.8||1 km||- 60km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, 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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.