Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 45km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska, on Monday, January 05, 2015 08:22:52
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 25 km depth
5 Jan 20:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 47 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Jan 2015 18:22:52 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, January 05, 2015 08:22:52
Depth: 25.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.5801°N / 177.6978°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Takawangha (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
80 km (50 mi) WSW of Adak (pop: 332) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.2||25 km||45km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.