Magnitude 2.0 - 28 miles W of Skwentna

November 16, 2023 20:31:45 AKST (November 17, 2023 05:31:45 UTC)
61.9954°N 152.0187°W    Depth 68.7 miles (111 km)

This event has been reviewed by a seismologist

Tectonic Setting of Southwest Alaska

Seismicity in Southwest 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.