Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
30 Mar - 6 Apr 2019: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
2-17 May 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11(12) May 2019: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
4-12 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
25 May - 1 Jun 2019: Etna Discovery - Etna volcano (Italy)
7-12 Jun 2019: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
8-23 Jul 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
12-30 Aug 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
1-19 Sep 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
3-18 Sep 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation. Thank you!
Random pictures

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - NORTHERN ALASKA on Monday, 14 January 2019

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - NORTHERN ALASKA on Monday, 14 January 2019
Jan 14 00:51: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 10.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 2.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 1.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 2.0 km.
Jan 14 01:01: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.8.
Date & time: Mon, 14 Jan 00:41:18 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 69.69°N / 145.15°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Buzzard Creek (676 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- thank you.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 14 Jan 2019
Mon, 14 Jan 00:41 UTCM 5.0 / 3.4 km- 77km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 14 Jan 00:41 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmNorthern Alaska[Map]GFZ

"I felt it" reports:
Quemado, NM / not felt: Few minutes after this AK quake, a loud 'snap' on the metal roof overhead. She barked, ran to window to look. Awful far to be connected? Or not...
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 14 Jan 01:51 UTCM 2.6 / 10 km - [info]- 80km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 14 Jan 14:23 UTCM 4.2 / 48 km - [info]- 59km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 14 Jan 18:49 UTCM 4.1 / 2.3 km - [info]- 65km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Mon, 14 Jan 19:29 UTCM 3.1 / 11.7 km - [info]- 75km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Tue, 15 Jan 2019
Tue, 15 Jan 16:44 UTCM 4.2 / 20.9 km - [info]- 66km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Tue, 15 Jan 19:05 UTCM 2.7 / 10 km - [info]- 66km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 Jan 2019
Fri, 18 Jan 18:52 UTCM 3.3 - [info] NORTHERN ALASKA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 21 Jan 2019
Mon, 21 Jan 04:59 UTCM 3.0 - [info]- 118km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Tue, 22 Jan 2019
Tue, 22 Jan 02:25 UTCM 3.2 - [info]- 62km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Thu, 24 Jan 2019
Thu, 24 Jan 23:17 UTCM 2.9 / 10 km - [info]- 54km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sun, 3 Feb 2019
Sun, 3 Feb 07:11 UTCM 3.3 / 10 km - [info] NORTHERN ALASKA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 3 Feb 17:40 UTCM 3.7 / 8 km - [info] NORTHERN ALASKA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 4 Feb 2019
Mon, 4 Feb 23:04 UTCM 3.1 / 35 km - [info] NORTHERN ALASKA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 7 Feb 2019
Thu, 7 Feb 01:32 UTCM 2.9 / 12.8 km - [info]- 115km NNE of Arctic Village, Alaska[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 2019
Fri, 8 Feb 04:45 UTCM 2.6 / 10 km - [info]- 69km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 10:16 UTCM 3.4 - [info] NORTHERN ALASKA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Feb 2019
Sun, 10 Feb 10:34 UTCM 2.7 / 1.4 km - [info]- 116km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Feb 2019
Tue, 12 Feb 01:45 UTCM 3.2 / 11 km - [info]- 81km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Feb 07:26 UTCM 2.9 / 5.4 km - [info]- 67km S of Kaktovik, Alaska
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Feb 14:42 UTCM 3.2 / 19 km - [info] NORTHERN ALASKA
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Feb 2019
Wed, 13 Feb 01:44 UTCM 2.7 / 10 km - [info]- 76km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska[Map]USGS
Sat, 16 Feb 2019
Sat, 16 Feb 22:35 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info]57km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (USA)
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS

 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: