Mag. 2.1 earthquake - - 79km W of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2016-01-24 10:29:06 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 112 km depth
25 Jan 02:18 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-24 10:29:06 -09:00
Depth: 111.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.6773°N / 153.2359°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) ESE of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) SW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5620 km (3492 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5620 km (3492 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||112 km||- 79km 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.