Mag. 1.9 earthquake - - 23km NNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-12-30 23:07:12 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 26 km depth
31 Dec 08:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-12-30 23:07:12 -09:00
Depth: 25.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.967°N / 152.0007°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) W of Happy Valley (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Munina (pop: 883) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5546 km (3446 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5546 km (3446 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) NW of Pye s 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||26 km||- 23km NNW 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.