Alaska earthquake map

Figure 1 of Plafker’s Science paper, “Tectonic Deformation Associated with the 1964 Alaska Earthquake,” vol. 148, pp. 1675-1687. The quake is officially given a date of March 28 because it was 3:36 a.m. the next day in Universal Time. Click the image to see it full size. Paper reproduced by the IRIS SeismoArchives

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AKEQmap 27 March,2014Andrew Alden