Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 8 Km SSE of Wasilla, Alaska, on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at 04:51 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 59 km depth
27 Jul 05:02 UTC: First to report: USGS after 11 minutes.
Depth: 58.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 61.5129°N / 149.3663°W↗ (Alaska, United States)
Antipode: 61.513°S / 30.634°E↗
Nearest volcano: Spurr (156 km / 97 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) SSE of Wasilla (pop: 9,280) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) SW of Gateway (pop: 5,550) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) E of Knik-Fairview (pop: 14,900) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Butte (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Eagle River (Anchorage) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Fishhook (pop: 4,680) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ESE of Houston (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of Big Lake (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NE of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||59 km||8 Km SSE of Wasilla, Alaska||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.