M6.0 Earthquake – Alaska Peninsula

 

Magnitude-7.9 earthquake (previously measured at 8.2) •Tsunami warning for southeast/south Alaska, Alaska Peninsula, Aleutian Islands, British Columbia •Tsunami watch for US west coast. media reports.

Preliminary Report
Magnitude 6.0
Date-Time
  • 19 Jul 2018 14:16:27 UTC
  • 19 Jul 2018 03:16:27 near epicenter
  • 19 Jul 2018 18:16:27 standard time in your timezone
Location 54.476N 160.897W
Depth 17 km
Distances
  • 82.7 km (51.3 mi) SSW of Unga, Alaska
  • 992.5 km (615.4 mi) SW of Anchorage, Alaska
  • 1013.4 km (628.3 mi) SW of Eagle River, Alaska
  • 1027.0 km (636.7 mi) SW of Knik-Fairview, Alaska
  • 1655.6 km (1026.5 mi) SE of Anadyr, Russia
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 6.8 km; Vertical 1.4 km

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