Mag. 2.3 earthquake - - 63km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2016-01-24 02:24:54 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 109 km depth
24 Jan 12:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 51 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-24 02:24:54 -09:00
Depth: 109.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.7615°N / 152.9667°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5603 km (3482 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5603 km (3482 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NNE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NNE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NNW of Ushagat Island --> 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||109 km||- 63km W of Anchor Point, 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.