Southern Alaska has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 28 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 152 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 702 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 11,067 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Southern Alaska:


A

9.3 magnitude earthquake

1964-03-28 03:36:16 UTC at 03:36
March 28, 1964 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.908, -147.339
59.2 km from Valdez (36.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 25 km

B

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1900-10-09 12:28:00 UTC at 12:28
October 09, 1900 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.0, -142.0
216.2 km from Cordova (134.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 0 km

C

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1943-11-03 14:32:21 UTC at 14:32
November 03, 1943 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 61.776, -151.051
53.2 km from Willow (33.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 15 km

D

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-01-24 10:30:30 UTC at 10:30
January 24, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 59.659, -153.452
92.2 km from Anchor Point (57.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 127 km

E

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

F

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2018-11-30 17:29:29 UTC at 17:29
November 30, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 61.323, -149.923
11.2 km from Anchorage (7.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 44 km

G

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1934-05-04 04:36:08 UTC at 04:36
May 04, 1934 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 61.535, -147.781
58.2 km from Sutton-Alpine (36.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 25 km

H

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2001-07-28 07:32:43 UTC at 07:32
July 28, 2001 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 59.025, -155.116
191.2 km from Dillingham (119.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 131 km

I

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1949-09-27 15:30:46 UTC at 15:30
September 27, 1949 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.137, -149.351
3.2 km from Bear Creek (2.2 miles)

Kenai Peninsula, Alaska

Depth: 15 km

J

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1933-04-27 02:36:08 UTC at 02:36
April 27, 1933 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 61.131, -151.004
51.2 km from Nikiski (31.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 15 km