Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 30 mi northeast of Port Heiden, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, 13 April 2016 at 13:04 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 4 km depth
13 Apr 13:19 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Apr 2016 13:04:59 UTC
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.16°N / 157.93°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Aniakchak (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) ENE of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) SW of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) NNE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSW of Egegik (pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNE of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) SSW of South Naknek (pop: 79) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) SSW of King Salmon (pop: 374) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) SSE of Clarks Point (pop: 62) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) NE of Nelson Lagoon (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||4 km||ALASKA PENINSULA||EMSC|
|M 2.7||3.5 km||- 113km NNE of Chignik Lake, 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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.