Mag. 2.3 earthquake - - 71km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2016-01-24 05:54:51 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 92 km depth
24 Jan 16:20 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 25 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-24 05:54:51 -09:00
Depth: 92.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.7474°N / 153.1086°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) E of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5611 km (3487 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5611 km (3487 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||92 km||- 71km 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.