Magnitude 2.5 - 49 miles S of McGrath

November 24, 2022 02:38:36 AKST (November 24, 2022 11:38:36 UTC)
62.2480°N 155.6533°W    Depth 0.0 miles (0 km)





Tectonic Setting of Southwest Alaska

Seismicity in Western Alaska is very sparse. Known faults include the Iditarod-Nixon Fork and the western Denali Fault. Neither fault system has documented historical or Holocene earthquake activity. On average this region produces one M4-5 earthquake every other year.

Contributed by:
1Alaska Earthquake Center
2USGS National Earthquake Information Center
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