1964 M9.2 Great Alaska Earthquake

Scientific publications

Elena N. Suleimani, J. Barrett Salisbury, and Dmitry J. Nicolsky, (2023) Tsunami inundation maps of Anchorage and upper Cook Inlet, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 2023-2, 56 p., 9 sheets. https://doi.org/10.14509/31018. (Includes modeling of 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake tsunami.)

Michael E. West, Peter J. Haeussler, Natalia A. Ruppert, Jeffrey T. Freymueller, Alaska Seismic Hazards Safety Commission; (2014) Why the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake Matters 50 Years Later. Seismological Research Letters; 85 (2): 245–251. https://doi.org/10.1785/0220140020

Fact Sheets

1964 Great Alaska Earthquake 50th Anniversary

The 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake and Tsunamis—A Modern Perspective and Enduring Legacies

Story Map

A Hidden Wave Emerges