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  • M1.4   at 06:07 AM, 6 mi N of Cantwell
  • M1.2   at 05:20 AM, 39 mi N of Cape Yakataga
  • M2.6   at 04:59 AM, 11 mi NW of Iliamna Volcano
  • M1.4   at 04:29 AM, 27 mi SW of Kantishna
  • M1.6   at 04:05 AM, 31 mi W of Cantwell

Latest News

When the North Koreans set off their latest nuclear test last Sunday, we were the first to record the explosion signal as it reached U.S. soil. Alaska is the closest state to North Korea, which might seem counter-intuitive, but when you take into account the curvature of the Earth it is a straight shot heading almost directly west from the Seward Peninsula.