Today in Earthquake History
May 23, 1968
M 7.1, New Zealand – Local time: May 24 05:24 am This earthquake was the strongest in 8 years in the area, and resulted in two deaths, 14 injuries, and damage estimated… Read More
Today’s Earthquake Fact
Alaska is the most earthquake-prone state and one of the most seismically active regions in the world. Alaska experiences a magnitude 7 earthquake almost every year, and a magnitude 8 or greater earthquake on an average of every 14 years (on average).