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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - SOUTHERN ALASKA on Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - SOUTHERN ALASKA on Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 36.0 to 39.0 km.
Jan 23 05:54: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 39.0 to 10.0 km.
Jan 23 06:00: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 44.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 23 January 2019 05:41 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 61.47°N / 150.19°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Spurr (112 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5*10^11 J (98.6 MWh / 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 23 Jan 2019
Wed, 23 Jan 05:41 UTCM 4.5 / 42.4 km- 13km WSW of Big Lake, AlaskaUSGS
Wed, 23 Jan 05:41 UTCM 4.9 / 10 kmSouthern AlaskaGFZ

"I felt it" reports:
(37.2 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(35.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Anchorage (42.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): strong shaking. For a seconds it gave me flashbacks to the 7.2 we had a month earlier. (via app)
Big Lake (22 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Anchorage ak / MMI V (Moderate shaking): House was shaking ...China rattled ..picture felloff wall.
Eagle River Ak. (36.6 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(44.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(33.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(35.3 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Anchorage (36.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(34.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Intense! (via app)
(33.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(46.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard it first then rocked the house for 10 to 15 seconds. Slow roll then good rocking. (via app)
(36.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(41.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(40.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Anchorage, at Huffman and Lake Otis (43.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Anchorage (35.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Just a quick jolt (via app)
(43.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Upstairs, my wife felt a jolt, followed by shaking for about 15-20 seconds. Downstairs, i heard a rumbling sound for about 8-10 seconds before noticing obvious shaking. Overall duration was about 20 seconds. (via app)
(57.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(39.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Brief but very strong shaking. Loud. (via app)
(39.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lots of noise....light shaking. (via app)
(50.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Houston (25.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
16216 Platt road big lake alaska (19.3 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Anchorage Alaska / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Anchorage (44.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Rattled everything in the house for about 15 sec, heard it coming, animals all sat up at attention a few seconds before it hit. Nothing fell down. (via app)
Anchorage (37.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was a rolling shake in a small wave. No sudden jolts. (via app)
Big Lake (21.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(28.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Eagle River (41.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(45.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(37.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Wasilla (46.5 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kink / MMI IV (Light shaking)
anchorage / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Palmer / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Palmer / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I heard it before it happened. I said we are about to have an earthquake and then it hit a few seconds later.
3355 S Charming Vly Lp Palmer AK 99645 / MMI III (Weak shaking)
South snchorage / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Palmer / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Butte palmer ak / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I heard it awhile before we felt it. I told my husband we are about to have an earthquake. It rumbled quite a bit before it hit.
(58.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Willow ak / MMI IV (Light shaking): Early jolt and roll..heard 5 seconds before arrival
Anchorage / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Eagle river / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Eagle River ak / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Anchorage, Alaska (34.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt the bed move back and forth ( ground floor). I also heard the walls creak
Talkeetna / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Anchorage Alaska / MMI III (Weak shaking): Lasted longer than my upstairs neighbor walking across the ceiling, so I knew it was an aftershock.
East Anchorage / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(42.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Wasilla / MMI IV (Light shaking)
10 miles noth of Willow 78 miles Parks highway / MMI IV (Light shaking)
11001 Lipscomb Str, Anchorage, AK, 99516 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Trapper Creek / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Anchorage / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(32.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Anchorage / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt like a very big gust of wind, shake felt like the house moved back and forth. Nothing fell.
Palmer, AK / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Anchorage / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Palmer / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Anchorage 4th fourth floor of hotel / MMI IV (Light shaking)
99507 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
South Anchorage / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Anchorage (United States of America) (37 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (59 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Short sharp jolt (via EMSC)
Palmer (United States of America) (56 km E from epicenter)(no details): Jolt, fast shake (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (53 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Getting tired of these aftershocks (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (52 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Little bit of noise, then a short little shake off about 6 seconds. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (51 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Grrrrr! (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (49 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Quick jolt shook whole house. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (48 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt shaking and noticed light fixtures swaying. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Getting tired of this. My heart can't take much more of this BS. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (46 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Ugh! Please no! (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (46 km S from epicenter)(no details): Dang! (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (46 km SE from epicenter)(no details): That was definitely a strange shaker. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (45 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Hi mother nature! (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (45 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt one just now (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (44 km E from epicenter)(no details): Felt a quick shake quite a it of movement (via EMSC)
Eagle River (United States of America) (43 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Vibrations! (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (42 km E from epicenter)(no details): Brief but shook the house! (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (41 km E from epicenter)(no details): Just shaking of house for few seconds 8:43pm tuesday evening West Shampine Lane Wasilla Alaska (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (40 km S from epicenter)(no details): Ugh! Stop already (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (36 km E from epicenter)(no details): Rattled the walls and shook my shoes (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (35 km E from epicenter)(no details): Shock real hard jolt (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (34 km E from epicenter)(no details): Loud shaking (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (30 km E from epicenter)(no details): I felt it as well as seeing items shaking (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (29 km E from epicenter)(no details): Shakey quake. (via EMSC)
Eagle River (United States of America) (55 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt at 8:43 pm, and reported immediately. One small shock, followed by a stronger one several seconds later. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (44 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Double punch to the house. (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Small and quick subtle jolt. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (45 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Rock a by baby. Went on for a bit, about rocked me to sleep! (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (43 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Moved the house pretty good, little stuff wiggled for a while. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (42 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt a little jolt in anchorage (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (41 km SE from epicenter)(no details): One good shake... then a little rumbling. (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (40 km E from epicenter)(no details): Nice little shake (via EMSC)
Eagle River (United States of America) (40 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Rumble without shaking (via EMSC)
Eagle River (United States of America) (40 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt a little more rumbling, almost like a grader driving pass the house (via EMSC)
Willow (United States of America) (40 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Heard it first, rattled the cupboards , seemed to have Somme length . (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (39 km SE from epicenter)(no details) (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (39 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt the shaking (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (39 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Little things rattled in the beginning. Wasnt sure if it was an earthquake. Then a couple long jolts with a bit of rattling afterwards. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (39 km S from epicenter)(no details): These are getting old (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (39 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Good shake and noisy too (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (38 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Short and sharp...lasting maybe 2 seconds. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (38 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Small then built up some. Decent shake. (via EMSC)
Eagle River (United States of America) (37 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Little long for my liking. Doggies are all sorts of ancy now. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (34 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Quick jolt (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (34 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Double jolt and rolling afterwards. (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (33 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Before the earthquake, the wall made a crackling noise then there was a significant jolt and this time the shaking lasted 20 seconds as it gradually slowed to a complete stop. I had been feeling very moderate tremors throughout the day ... (via EMSC)
Anchorage (United States of America) (33 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Strongest aftershock in almost a week (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (27 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Quick jolt.. we thought it was the cat.. lol (via EMSC)
Wasilla (United States of America) (22 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Noce wave shaker was quick about 1 second (via EMSC)

 

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