Mag. 2.4 earthquake - - 68km ENE of Old Iliamna, Alaska, on 2016-01-01 16:06:49 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 152 km depth
2 Jan 19:44 UTC: First to report: USGS after 19 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-01 16:06:49 -09:00
Depth: 151.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.9513°N / 153.7694°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) NE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) WSW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) WSW of Sterling (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
5643 km (3506 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5643 km (3506 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: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.4||152 km||- 68km ENE of Old Iliamna, Alaska||USGS|
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