Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 5.3 mi southwest of Ushagat Island, Kodiak Island County, Alaska, USA, on 2019-05-27 00:34:31 -10:00
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 69 km depth
27 May 10:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
Date & time: 27 May 2019 10:34:31 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-05-27 00:34:31 -10:00
Depth: 68.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 58.8574°N / 152.3297°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Douglas (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (37 mi) SSW of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) N of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) N of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) SSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) SSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) SSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) SSW of Sterling (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.1||69 km||98km SSW of Homer, Alaska (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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