Mag. 2.3 earthquake - - 21km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2016-01-24 01:48:45 -10:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 79 km depth
24 Jan 13:06 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 17 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-24 01:48:45 -10:00
Depth: 78.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.8146°N / 152.2052°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5560 km (3455 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5560 km (3455 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) N of Ushagat Island --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NE of Shaw 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||79 km||- 21km WNW 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.