Mag. 2.3 earthquake - - 75km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, on 2016-01-04 06:08:06 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 146 km depth
4 Jan 15:32 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-04 06:08:06 -09:00
Depth: 145.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.9664°N / 153.6305°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Redoubt (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) NE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) WSW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) WSW of Sterling (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
5635 km (3501 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5635 km (3501 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||146 km||- 75km SW of Redoubt Volcano, 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.