Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Kenai Peninsula Parish, 53 mi west of Anchor Point, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, USA, on Monday, 10 June 2019 at 10:13 (GMT)

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Kenai Peninsula Parish, 53 mi west of Anchor Point, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, USA, on Monday, 10 June 2019 at 10:13 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

10 Jun 10:32 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Jun 2019 10:13:17 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.765°N / 153.343°W (Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (33 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) E of Pedro Bay (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) W of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) W of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) WSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (103 mi) WSW of Sterling (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.010 kmSouthern Alaska (USA)GeoAu

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Southwest Anchorage, AK (242.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : I was trying to fall asleep when this quake struck. Despite the fact that I was laying on my bed when it hit, I didn’t feel any shaking.  
near Soldotna, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska (154.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt a single jolt, followedby 5 sec shaking. Felt slightly dizzy for 10 seconds.  
Prince george / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (15 quakes):
  • 07 Aug 2019 02:24 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    132.7 km (82.5 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 07 Aug 2019 01:56 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    101.3 km (62.9 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 Aug 2019 02:09 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    117 km (72.7 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Aug 2019 03:05 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    13.6 km (8.5 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Aug 2019 01:25 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    13.8 km (8.6 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 Jul 2019 14:50 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    95 km (59 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Jul 2019 16:04 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    101.9 km (63.3 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 Jul 2019 03:17 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    98.7 km (61.3 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Jul 2019 08:52 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    126.7 km (78.7 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Jul 2019 23:15 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    101 km (62.8 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jul 2019 20:42 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    120.5 km (74.9 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Jun 2019 17:17 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    101.3 km (62.9 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Jun 2019 09:52 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    120.8 km (75.1 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 Jun 2019 14:22 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    120.8 km (75.1 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Jun 2019 10:13 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    99 km (61.5 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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