Earthquake Information for Kobuk, Alaska

Kobuk, AK has a high earthquake risk, with a total of 158 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 64.54% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Kobuk, AK within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Kobuk, AK was a 5.5 Magnitude in 1989.

Risk Level:
High
Total Number of Earthquakes in Kobuk since 1931 within 30 miles
158
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
64.54%

Earthquake Probability for Kobuk, AK

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Kobuk, AK.

Probability of Earthquakes Within the Next 50 Years For Magnitudes Between 5.0 and 9.2
(within 31 km/51 miles above magnitude)
MAGNITUDE
PROBABILITY
5.0
64.54%
5.1
57.79%
5.2
57.79%
5.2
51.22%
5.3
45.01%
5.4
39.28%
5.5
34.07%
5.6
29.42%
5.7
25.32%
5.8
21.74%
5.9
18.64%
6.0
15.98%
6.1
13.45%
6.2
11.29%
6.3
9.37%
6.4
7.75%
6.5
6.36%
6.6
5.15%
6.7
4.08%
6.8
3.14%
6.9
2.33%
7.0
1.62%
7.1
1.01%
7.2
0.47%
7.3
0.00%
7.4
0.00%
7.5
0.00%
7.6
0.00%
7.7
0.00%
7.8
0.00%
7.9
0.00%
8.0
0.00%
8.1
0.00%
8.2
0.00%
8.3
0.00%
8.4
0.00%
8.5
0.00%
8.6
0.00%
8.7
0.00%
8.8
0.00%
8.9
0.00%
9.0
0.00%
9.1
0.00%
9.2
0.00%
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