Mag. 2.3 earthquake - - 37km NNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2016-01-24 15:52:10 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 7 km depth
25 Jan 01:34 UTC: First to report: USGS after 42 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-24 15:52:10 -09:00
Depth: 6.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.1019°N / 152.0003°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Redoubt (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Munina (pop: 883) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NW of Happy Valley (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
5543 km (3444 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5543 km (3444 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NW of Pye s 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||6.8 km||- 37km NNW 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.