Magnitude 1.7 - 42 miles NW of Skwentna

February 1, 2024 18:24:05 AKST (February 2, 2024 03:24:05 UTC)
62.2654°N 152.3059°W    Depth 72.3 miles (117 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.