Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 41 Km SE of Cantwell, Alaska, on Friday, Aug 5, 2022 at 4:32 pm (GMT -8) -
Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
6 Aug 00:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
|Date & time||Aug 6, 2022 00:32:32 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Aug 5, 2022 at 4:32 pm (GMT -8)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||63.088°N / 148.4812°W (Alaska, United States)|
|Antipode||63.088°S / 31.519°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||USGS (United States Geological Survey)|
|Nearest volcano||Buzzard Creek (109 km / 68 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||41 km (26 mi) SE of Cantwell (pop: 219) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
75 km (47 mi) SSE of McKinley Park (pop: 185) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) SSE of Healy (pop: 1,020) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
109 km (68 mi) NE of Chase (pop: 34) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
119 km (74 mi) NE of Talkeetna (pop: 876) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
133 km (83 mi) NW of Lake Louise (pop: 46) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Light Rain 3.8°C (39 F), humidity: 95%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from WNW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.0||10.3 km||41 Km SE of Cantwell, Alaska||USGS|
|2.0||10.3 km||Central Alaska||RaspberryShake|
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.