Mag. 2.5 earthquake - - 51km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2016-01-24 11:50:44 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 96 km depth
Local time at epicenter: 2016-01-24 11:50:44 -09:00
Depth: 96.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.8695°N / 152.7244°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) W of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SW of Cohoe (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5587 km (3472 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5587 km (3472 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNE of Shaw Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||96 km||- 51km WNW 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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.