About 30 earthquakes have hit the Yakutat area this week. The swarm is caused by calving glaciers in a nearby bay, not movement of the Earth’s crust.
More than a dozen earthquakes have been recorded in between St. Paul and St. George since Friday afternoon.
State Seismologist Michael West with the Alaska Earthquake Information Center says it’s unclear if the seismic events are related
An earthquake shook Southeast Alaska just before 3 a.m. Friday.
The seismic storm in the far western arm of the Brooks Range that began nearly two months ago continued early Monday morning.
An “earthquake swarm” is hitting the Brooks Range. Seismologists do not know why it is occurring or if it will continue.
Strong earthquake activity continues near Noatak, with a strong aftershock recorded last week.
A 5.8 earthquake hit the northern Lynn Canal area this morning just before 4 a.m.
Hundreds of aftershocks are rattling the Aleutian Chain following a 7.0 earthquake near Adak on Friday.
Warning cancelled just before 2 a.m. after 7.5 magnitude quake. No significant waves were reported.