Mag. 2.2 earthquake - - 70km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2016-01-24 08:48:09 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 101 km depth
24 Jan 18:44 UTC: First to report: USGS after 56 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-24 08:48:09 -09:00
Depth: 100.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.75°N / 153.0798°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) E of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5610 km (3486 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5610 km (3486 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: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.2||101 km||- 70km 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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.