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Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 4:36 pm (GMT -9) -

Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 4:36 pm (GMT -9) Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 4:36 pm (GMT -9)

Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 14 km depth

27 Jan 01:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
27 Jan 01:42: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.1 to 0.0 km (from 0.1 to 0 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.5 km (0.9 mi) towards NNW.
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27 Jan 08:18: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 3.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 13.5 km (from 0 to 8.4 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 9.6 km (6 mi) towards N.
Date & time: Jan 27, 2022 01:36:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 4:36 pm (GMT -9)
Magnitude: 3.7
Depth: 13.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.2813°N / 154.6419°W (Lake and Peninsula, Alaska, United States)
Antipode: 59.281°S / 25.358°E
Nearest volcano: Augustine (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Kokhanok (pop: 170) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSE of Newhalen (pop: 182) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) WSW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) WSW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (121 mi) WSW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) NW of Kodiak Station (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) NW of Kodiak (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (151 mi) SW of Nikiski (pop: 4,490) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds -10.6°C (13 F), humidity: 98%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.714 km19 Km SSE of Kokhanok, AlaskaUSGS
3.714 kmSouthern AlaskaRaspberryShake

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