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Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 27km WSW of Ester, Alaska (USA) on Tuesday, 14 January 2020

Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake  - 27km WSW of Ester, Alaska (USA) on Tuesday, 14 January 2020
Jan 14 21:04: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 3.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 25.9 to 17.0 km.
Date & time: Tuesday, 14 January 2020 20:46 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-14 11:46:56 -09:00
Magnitude: 3.7
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 64.7316°N / 148.5042°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Buzzard Creek (74 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^10 J (6.22 MWh / 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 14 Jan 2020
Tue, 14 Jan 20:46 UTCM 4.0 / 26 kmCentral Alaska (USA)EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Fairbanks AK 99709 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Building shook for a few seconds
(36.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Jolted the building I was in. Thought someone was heavily stomping, or snow unloaded from roof. But then mild shaking afterward for a few seconds indicated earthquake. (via app)
Nenana Alaska / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fairbanks, Alaska (42.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Slow rumble with one big shake at the end. (via app)
Fairbanks / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fairbanks (United States of America) (39 km NE from epicenter)(no details): 10 mins ago (via EMSC)
Fairbanks (United States of America) (40 km E from epicenter)(no details): Light shaking, just enough to feel it (via EMSC)
Fairbanks (United States of America) (40 km E from epicenter)(no details): Hmmm was that an earth quake? (via EMSC)

 

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