5.1 magnitude earthquake 57 km from Ester, Alaska, United States

2014-08-31 03:06:57 UTC

UTC time: Sunday, August 31, 2014 03:06 AM
Your time: 2014-08-31T03:06:57Z
Magnitude Type: ml
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 330 people


A

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:06:57 UTC at 03:06
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.155, -148.983
57.2 km from Ester (35.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 15 km

Aftershocks:
B

2.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:13:38 UTC at 03:13
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.163, -149.09
61.2 km from Ester (38.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 9 km

C

2.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:15:55 UTC at 03:15
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.181, -149.056
61.2 km from Ester (38.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 16 km

D

2.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:16:16 UTC at 03:16
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.116, -148.589
40.2 km from Ester (25.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 26 km

E

1.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:17:19 UTC at 03:17
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.205, -149.041
62.2 km from Ester (38.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 17 km

F

1.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:22:42 UTC at 03:22
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.19, -149.096
63.2 km from Ester (39.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 0 km

G

1.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:24:48 UTC at 03:24
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.202, -148.73
51.2 km from Ester (32.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 40 km

H

2.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:26:15 UTC at 03:26
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.156, -148.973
56.2 km from Ester (35.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 5 km

I

1.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:28:40 UTC at 03:28
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.194, -149.002
60.2 km from Ester (37.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 28 km

J

1.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-31 03:30:12 UTC at 03:30
August 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 65.112, -148.758
45.2 km from Ester (28.2 miles)

Northern Alaska

Depth: 0 km


Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 SEAK71 PAAQ 310311 EQIAKX TSUNAMI SEISMIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 711 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014 ...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT... EVALUATION ---------- * AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED - THERE IS NO TSUNAMI DANGER. PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 5.4 * ORIGIN TIME 1907 AKDT AUG 30 2014 2007 PDT AUG 30 2014 0307 UTC AUG 31 2014 * COORDINATES 65.2 NORTH 149.0 WEST * DEPTH 10 MILES * LOCATION 90 MILES E OF TANANA ALASKA 50 MILES NW OF FAIRBANKS ALASKA NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGE ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT. * THE EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS ARE BASED ON PRELIMINARY INFORMATION. * FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE ISSUED BY THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY - EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV - OR THE APPROPRIATE REGIONAL SEISMIC NETWORK.