Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 37 mi south of Sanak Island, Aleutians East County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, 23 Nov 2016 3:33 pm (GMT +0)
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 38 km depth
23 Nov 23:34 UTC: First to report: USGS after 8 hours.
Date & time: 23 Nov 2016 15:33:47 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 23 Nov 2016 3:33 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 38.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 53.9191°N / 162.9696°W (North Pacific Ocean, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Isanotski (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
108 km (67 mi) SSE of False Pass (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SSW of King Cove (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) S of Cold Bay (pop: 123) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) E of Akutan (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) SW of Sand Point (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||38 km||- 107km SSE of False Pass, 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.