Mag. 2.1 earthquake - - 64km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2016-01-24 09:58:59 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 105 km depth
25 Jan 02:18 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-24 09:58:59 -09:00
Depth: 104.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.7704°N / 152.9854°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) E of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> 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!
5604 km (3482 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5604 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!
88 km (55 mi) NNE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNW of Ushagat Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||105 km||- 64km 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.