Magnitude 2.6 - 32 miles NW of Skwentna

January 19, 2023 17:13:06 AKST (January 20, 2023 02:13:06 UTC)
62.1494°N 152.086°W    Depth 64.2 miles (104 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.