Moderate Earthquake Alaska Peninsula 02-Apr-16 (E160930550)

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Derived from USGS and other event data. See details below.
Details – subject to further review.

Magnitude 5.9[was 6.2] [subject to further review]

Small Location map

  • Date-Time: 2016-04-02T05:50:00.000Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 57.026°N, 157.897°W
  • Seismic Region: 1 – Alaska and Aleutian arc
  • Seismic Geo Area: 120 – Alaska Peninsula
  • Earthquake depth: 17.9 km
  • 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: at00o4zs7g
  • Version Timestamp : 2016-04-04T18:39:50.159Z


Event and Aftershocks
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser Historical Information
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
Location map

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