Mag. 2.6 earthquake - - 66km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, on 2015-12-29 15:11:48 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 128 km depth
30 Dec 00:36 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-12-29 15:11:48 -09:00
Depth: 127.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.9788°N / 153.3771°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) ENE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5621 km (3493 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5621 km (3493 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||128 km||- 66km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.