Paxson, AK, USA

Operated by: Alaska Earthquake Center

Latitude: 62.9699 N

Longitude: -145.4699 W

Elevation: 3772.9 feet (1150 meters)

Installed: 1969

Instrumentation at this station includes:

broadband seismometer

strong motion seismometer

PAX is an AC-powered station at the AT&T tower in Paxson. PAX was installed in 1969 and is one of the oldest seismic stations in Alaska. This site was upgraded with broadband equipment in 2013. This site is generously hosted by our partners at the Bureau of Land Management.