Weekly Seismicity Report For June 3, 2019 to June 9, 2019

During the week of June 3, 2019, the Alaska Earthquake Center reported 1046 earthquakes within the state. The largest earthquake was magnitude 5.0 that occurred on June 7 at 06:57:32 AKST (June 7, 14:57:32 UTC), 54 miles NE of Ouzinkie. 5 events were felt this week. Some events of note were ongoing activity from the M7.9 offshore Kodiak earthquake on January 23, 2018, the M6.4 Kaktovik earthquake on August 12, 2018, and numerous typical glacial events in Icy Bay. 

Notable Events in Descending Order of Magnitude

Magnitude 5.0, 54 miles NE of Ouzinkie, June 7 04:57:32 AKST
Magnitude 4.0, 52 miles S of Atka, June 5 22:44:38 AKST
Magnitude 3.9, 55 miles NE of Ouzinkie, June 7 05:01:37 AKST
Magnitude 3.8, 156 miles SE of Kodiak, June 8 04:51:05 AKST
Magnitude 3.7, 167 miles SE of Kodiak, June 6 15:25:04 AKST
Magnitude 3.6, 31 miles S of Kantishna, June 3 08:05:26 AKST
Magnitude 3.6, 8 miles E of Iliamna Volcano, June 2 21:20:10 AKST
Magnitude 3.5, 158 miles SE of Kodiak, June 4 07:05:16 AKST
Magnitude 3.5, 28 miles S of Yantarni Volcano, June 4 19:33:54 AKST
Magnitude 3.3, 27 miles SE of Sand Point, June 4 21:51:51 AKST

This report was compiled by H. McFarlin

The data in this report are preliminary and subject to revision. The earthquake parameters have been determined by the AEC, with supplemental data provided by the USGS National Earthquake Information Center. The data are released on the condition that none of the cooperating agencies may be held liable for any damaged resulting from its authroized or unauthorized use.

For more information on earthquakes and seismology, contact the AEC at (907)-474-7320.