Mag. 2.3 earthquake - 41 mi west of Anchor Point, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2015-12-09 05:34:04 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 100 km depth
9 Dec 14:52 UTC: First to report: USGS after 18 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-12-09 05:34:04 -09:00
Depth: 99.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.9642°N / 152.9672°W (Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (41 mi) ENE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WNW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
1071 km (665 mi) WNW of Juneau (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5599 km (3479 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5599 km (3479 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.3||1 km||- 59km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
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