Mag. 2.9 earthquake - - 42km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, on 2016-01-15 21:48:34 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 105 km depth
16 Jan 07:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 27 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-15 21:48:34 -09:00
Depth: 105.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.1084°N / 152.8177°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) WNW of Happy Valley (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) WNW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) WSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5587 km (3472 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5587 km (3472 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: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||105 km||- 42km 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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.