Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 34 mi southeast of Ugashik, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, 1 September 2016 at 04:02 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 0 km depth
1 Sep 04:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
Date & time: 1 Sep 2016 04:02:53 UTC
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 57.08°N / 156.96°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Chiginagak (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Ugashik (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) E of Port Heiden (pop: 98) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NE of Chignik Lagoon (pop: 78) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSE of Egegik (pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NE of Chignik Lake (pop: 73) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (105 mi) W of Akhiok (pop: 72) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) S of King Salmon (pop: 374) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) S of South Naknek (pop: 79) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) WSW of Larsen Bay (pop: 88) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) NE of Perryville (pop: 113) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.4||km||ALASKA PENINSULA||EMSC|
|M 2.4||0.1 km||- 143km NE 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 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.