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2013 M7.5 Craig Earthquake

A shallow M7.5 earthquake occurred on Friday, January 4 at 11:58 pm AKST (January 5, 8:58 UTC) in southeastern Alaska on the Queen Charlotte-Fairweather fault system.

This event was widely felt in Southeast Alaska and British Columbia, and as far away as Seattle, Washington.

The strike-slip nature of this event produced wave heights of less than an inch.

Last Modified: April 20, 2022