Mag. 2.8 earthquake - - 15km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, on 2016-01-02 14:20:34 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 100 km depth
2 Jan 23:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-02 14:20:34 -09:00
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.3504°N / 152.7902°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Redoubt (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (44 mi) WNW of Munina (pop: 883) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) W of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) W of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) WSW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (128 mi) WSW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5581 km (3468 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5581 km (3468 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 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||1 km||- 15km S 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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.