Strong Earthquake Southern Alaska 25-Sep-14 (E142681751)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.2 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-09-25T17:51:17.100Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 61.966°N, 151.794°W
  • Seismic Region: 1 – Alaska and Aleutian arc
  • Seismic Geo Area: 20 – Southern Alaska
  • Earthquake depth: 101.7 km
  • Distances:
    1. 97km (60mi) WNW of Willow, Alaska
    2. 127km (78mi) WNW of Knik-Fairview, Alaska
    3. 131km (81mi) NW of Anchorage, Alaska
    4. 381km (236mi) SW of Fairbanks, Alaska
    5. 905km (562mi) WNW of Whitehorse, Canada
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000sfz7

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer

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One Response to Strong Earthquake Southern Alaska 25-Sep-14 (E142681751)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 26 September 2014 | QVS Data

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