Mag. 3.3 earthquake - 12 mi south of Skwentna, Matanuska-Susitna County, Alaska, USA, on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 16:30:28
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 85 km depth
29 Jan 02:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 40 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 16:30:28
Depth: 85.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 61.8212°N / 151.53°W (Matanuska-Susitna County, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Hayes (53 km / 33 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Skwentna (pop: 37) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) W of Willow (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WNW of Big Lake (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) WNW of Houston (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) WNW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) WNW of Eagle River (Anchorage County) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
1023 km (636 mi) WNW of Juneau (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5487 km (3409 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5487 km (3409 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||85 km||79km W of Willow, Alaska||USGS|
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