7.1 magnitude earthquake 223 km from Haines Junction, Yukon, Canada

1979-02-28 21:27:06 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, February 28, 1979 21:27 PM
Your time: 1979-02-28T21:27:06Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-02-28 21:27:06 UTC at 21:27
February 28, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.642, -141.593
223.2 km from Haines Junction (138.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 15 km

Aftershocks:
B

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1979-02-28 23:05:12 UTC at 23:05
February 28, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.229, -140.801
190.2 km from Haines Junction (118.2 miles)

Southern Yukon Territory, Canada

Depth: 12 km

C

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1979-02-28 23:12:32 UTC at 23:12
February 28, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.058, -140.941

Southern Yukon Territory, Canada

Depth: 15 km

D

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1979-02-28 23:54:42 UTC at 23:54
February 28, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.085, -140.587
185.2 km from Haines Junction (114.2 miles)

Southern Yukon Territory, Canada

Depth: 15 km

E

4.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-03-01 00:01:51 UTC at 00:01
March 01, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 59.999, -140.633
191.2 km from Haines Junction (119.2 miles)

Southeastern Alaska

Depth: 8 km

F

4.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-03-01 00:09:43 UTC at 00:09
March 01, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.267, -140.669
181.2 km from Haines Junction (112.2 miles)

Southern Yukon Territory, Canada

Depth: 2 km

G

3.7 magnitude earthquake

1979-03-01 00:45:33 UTC at 00:45
March 01, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.306, -140.773
185.2 km from Haines Junction (115.2 miles)

Southern Yukon Territory, Canada

Depth: 10 km

H

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1979-03-01 00:47:55 UTC at 00:47
March 01, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.225, -140.898
195.2 km from Haines Junction (121.2 miles)

Southern Yukon Territory, Canada

Depth: 16 km

I

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1979-03-01 00:55:25 UTC at 00:55
March 01, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.299, -140.734
184.2 km from Haines Junction (114.2 miles)

Southern Yukon Territory, Canada

Depth: 10 km

J

2.8 magnitude earthquake

1979-03-01 01:01:06 UTC at 01:01
March 01, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.241, -140.838

Southern Yukon Territory, Canada

Depth: 6 km