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Seismologists study earthquakes near Minto

...rattled the ground near the village of Minto, and the state seismologist said the area could generate much bigger quakes.The quake...Activity in the area has been "very vigorous," said state seismologist Michael West, with about 1,500 quakes recorded in two...
Seismologist: Possible for major quake to 'stress' faultline

...fault system that lies beneath the Alaskan Panhandle, and seismologist Natasha Ruppert said this week that there is no way to tell...possible scenario, but it's not a probable scenario."Seismologists are hampered in studying the Fairweather-Queen Charlotte...
Alaska earthquake felt in interior community

ANCHORAGE - Seismologists say a minor earthquake in Alaska was felt in some communities in the state's interior.The Alaska Earthquake Center says the...
Alaska Science Forum: Alaskans have enjoyed good earthquake luck since 1964

...largest earthquakes, state seismologist Mike West says Alaskans...the sea floor. West said seismologists are also to blame for earthquake...earthquake early warning. Though seismologists can't predict earthquakes...happen. This has allowed seismologists in California to design...
Swarm of Alaska quakes puzzles scientists

...since April in an area with otherwise little activity, seismologists said.The magnitude-5.7 quake struck at 4:01 a...magnitude-5.5 quake that occurred in 1981, earthquake center seismologist Natasha Ruppert said.The swarm of magnitude-5.7 quakes...
Dozens of aftershocks expected on island

...weeks following a major 7.0 earthquake, the Alaska state seismologist said Saturday.A dozen measurable aftershocks have already...Friday's quake, including one reaching 6.1 in strength, said seismologist Michael West. There have been more than 30 aftershocks measuring...
Alaska earthquake widely felt

ANCHORAGE - Seismologists say an earthquake in Alaska's Prince William Sound was felt over a wide area. The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says...
Quake felt in large swath of Alaska

ANCHORAGE - Seismologists say a moderate earthquake was widely felt in a large section of the Alaska. The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says the...
Magnitude 6.2 Gulf of Alaska quake reported

...tremors being felt across a large part of southern Alaska. A series of aftershocks also were recorded.Natasha Ruppert, a seismologist with the Alaska Earthquake Information Center, said this was the largest earthquake in the region since 1987 and 1988...
Alaska Science Forum: Minto earthquakes then, now and tomorrow

...with her husband Bergman a gracious host to a visiting seismologist, was one of a few people in this village of about 200 who...a few years before most are removed and used elsewhere, seismologists hope to find out more about weak spots in Earth's crust...


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