Historic Earthquakes

Paxson
1912 Jul 07 07:57 UTC
Magnitude 7.2

This earthquake was violent at Fairbanks and strong at Kennicott. The earth "heaved and rolled" at the north base of Mount McKinley, and the country was scarred with landslides.

Abridged from Seismicity of the United States, 1568-1989 (Revised), by Carl W. Stover and Jerry L. Coffman, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1527, United States Government Printing Office, Washington: 1993.