Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Gulf of Alaska, 12 mi southwest of Nanwalek, Kenai Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, on 2019-05-30 05:23:03 -09:00
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 52 km depth
30 May 14:27 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 minutes.
Date & time: 30 May 2019 14:23:03 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-05-30 05:23:03 -09:00
Depth: 52.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.2816°N / 152.2243°W (Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Augustine (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Nanwalek (pop: 254) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) SSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SSW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (100 mi) SSW of Sterling (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SSW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) N of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||52 km||55km SW of Homer, Alaska (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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