Magnitude 2.1 - 41 miles W of Mt. Spurr

November 24, 2022 03:17:15 AKST (November 24, 2022 12:17:15 UTC)
61.2175°N 153.471°W    Depth 17.9 miles (29 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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