Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 9 Km SSE of Kasilof, Alaska, USA, on Saturday, 8 May 2021 at 04:41 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 34 km depth
8 May 04:45 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
Depth: 34.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.2559°N / 151.2203°W (Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Redoubt (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SSE of Kasilof (pop: 549) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Soldotna (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) S of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SW of Sterling (pop: 5,620) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) N of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNE of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.5||34 km||9 Km SSE of Kasilof, Alaska, USA||USGS|
|2.7||52 km||KENAI PENINSULA, ALASKA, USA||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.