Mag. 2.1 earthquake - - 78km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, on 2016-01-07 14:28:44 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 129 km depth
8 Jan 09:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 10 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-07 14:28:44 -09:00
Depth: 129.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.8894°N / 153.4958°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) ENE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
5629 km (3498 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5629 km (3498 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||129 km||- 78km SSW 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.