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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - SOUTHERN ALASKA on Friday, 11 January 2019

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - SOUTHERN ALASKA on Friday, 11 January 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 36.0 to 50.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 11 January 2019 02:33 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 61.51°N / 149.92°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Spurr (126 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1*10^11 J (197 MWh / 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 11 Jan 2019
Fri, 11 Jan 02:33 UTCM 4.7 / 50.1 km- 2km ESE of Big Lake, AlaskaUSGS
Fri, 11 Jan 02:33 UTCM 4.8 / 68 kmSouthern AlaskaGFZ

"I felt it" reports:
Willow Montana creek road / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(27.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Anchorage (39.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Anchorage (41.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Anchorage (35.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Anchorage, AK 99515 in the bathroom (43.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Got my attention (via app)
(16.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(13.5 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(34.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): A jolt followed by subsiding light shakes. Lasted a few seconds (via app)
(47.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Anchorage. Ak / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Anchorage, AK (39.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(40.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Eagle River, AK (32.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(29.3 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Anchorage (36.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(26.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(42 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(44.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(30.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Palmer (43.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Palmer, AK (38 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Anchorage (42 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Short duration. Strong shake.
(73.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Eagle river / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Palmer / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Anchorage (36.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): This strip mall is not built well. Really rumbled. (via app)
Anchorage / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(34.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Sudden jolt (via app)
(35.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
home (27.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Personal animals were alarmed. Lots of noise preceding this one. Our home's foundation is located on bedrock. We hear many of the quakes even as light as 2.7. We don't necessarily feel them, but we hear them. (via app)
Anchorage (43.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Eagle River / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mirror lake in Chugiak (29.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We could hear it coming for a few seconds before we felt it. Moderate shaking followed by a jolt.
Anchorage / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting on the couch when it hit. A strong jolt and some small shakes. Didn’t last very long, thank goodness.
Wasilla, AK / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(6.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(33.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
425 G Street Anchorage, AK / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(43.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We felt a slight jolt. 2-3 seconds later, a strong jolt & slight slight shaking simultaneously. (via app)
(32.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt 4 distinct bangs almost sounded like someone banging on the house. Then about 3 minutes later i felt moderate shaking, up and down motions, for about 5 seconds. (via app)
(44.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(30.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Wasilla (18.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(44 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): A few seconds of a rumbling sound (initially thought it was an aircraft) preceded a mild jolt. Afterwards, light shaking and continued rumbling, both of which tapered off over about 12-15 seconds. (via app)
(31.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
(31.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(36.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Anchorage, AK / MMI IV (Light shaking)
1310 E Street Anchorage Alaska 99501 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Started with a creaking of the house then shaking, first jolt was strongest.
(33.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Loud and long. (via app)
(44.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
WASILLA (13.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Quick jolt to the house (via app)
(28.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Palmer, Ak (40.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Eagle River (27.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(17.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(33.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(32.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(44.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(44.3 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(32.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(47 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(41.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(40.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(36.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Kenai (United States of America) (118 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Shaking in Nikiski (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (15 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Done with the shaking (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (16 km E from epicenter)(no details): Shook the whole house, dinner table... Iike something hit the house. Big impact. (via EMSC)
Eagle River (United States of America) (46 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Heard it, then increasing shaking. Long and hard enough to get up and head for shelter. (via EMSC)
Palmer (United States of America) (40 km E from epicenter)(no details): This one was a little longer. Bigger vibration (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (36 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Rocked house pretty good... (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (35 km E from epicenter)(no details): Floor vibrated for a wile and then pictures started shaking on the walls. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (33 km S from epicenter)(no details): As usual were kinda used to it (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (28 km E from epicenter)(no details): Felt it heard it (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (28 km E from epicenter)(no details): A wave across the floor (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (52 km S from epicenter)(no details): Quite prolonged shake (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (47 km S from epicenter)(no details): Shook for about 20 seconds. Plants and other items were shaking (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (43 km S from epicenter)(no details): Short rumble, big enough to rattle the house pretty good. (via EMSC)
Palmer (United States of America) (43 km E from epicenter)(no details): Felt it coming small jolt. Then it shook for about 5 sec.. Then a little rumble. (via EMSC)
Palmer (United States of America) (43 km E from epicenter)(no details): Soooo tired of these!! (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (43 km S from epicenter)(no details): Little shaker. Heard house creak (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (36 km S from epicenter)(no details): Quick strong jolt. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (34 km S from epicenter)(no details): Please just stop. (via EMSC)
Jber (United States of America) (31 km S from epicenter)(no details): Gave the medical clinic a good shake!! (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (29 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt in coming on, then a jerk. (via EMSC)
Eagle River (United States of America) (26 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It was very loud. Shook well but luckily, it was very quick. (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (26 km E from epicenter)(no details): Just felt the quake, the house just shook (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (16 km E from epicenter)(no details): Loud rumble then a huge jolt (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (46 km S from epicenter)(no details): More noise than action thank goodness (via EMSC)
Eagle River (United States of America) (46 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Heard it coming. Then increasing shocks, long and hard enough that we got up snd headed for shelter. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (45 km S from epicenter)(no details): Heard it coming. Shook our trees pretty good (via EMSC)
Palmer (United States of America) (44 km E from epicenter)(no details): Yes, It's was pretty loud (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (41 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lasted a little while. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (40 km S from epicenter)(no details): Couple quick jolts in South Anchorage (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (37 km S from epicenter)(no details): That was a long roller. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (35 km S from epicenter)(no details): My house shook slightly. Seemed to last only a few seconds. The dogs in the neighborhood barked. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (35 km S from epicenter)(no details): About 15 seconds of healthy sideways shaking which slowly died down to gentle rocking before going away. Glass doors rattled. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (34 km S from epicenter)(no details): Small rumble then quick jolt then small rumble again. Scared dogs for sure (via EMSC)
Eagle River (United States of America) (31 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Small rumble for awhile. We waited for it to pass, it didn’t and then it felt like a truck hit the house. It lasted for about 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (31 km E from epicenter)(no details): Very short period of shaking. The cats took off running when it happened. No damage (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (30 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Good Shaker (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (30 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sharp and short. Made the house crack. (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (28 km E from epicenter)(no details): It felt like my house went in a circular motion! (via EMSC)
Chugiak (United States of America) (27 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Shaken but not stirred. (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (23 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Shook the whole how house for a few seconds... (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (10 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Scarey (via EMSC)

 

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