Earthquake Information for Central, Alaska

Central, AK has a moderate earthquake risk, with a total of 111 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 21.90% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Central, AK within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Central, AK was a 4.5 Magnitude in 1998.

Risk Level:
Moderate
Total Number of Earthquakes in Central since 1931 within 30 miles
111
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
21.90%

Earthquake Probability for Central, AK

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Central, 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
21.90%
5.1
18.61%
5.2
18.61%
5.2
15.79%
5.3
13.37%
5.4
11.31%
5.5
9.57%
5.6
8.10%
5.7
6.87%
5.8
5.83%
5.9
4.97%
6.0
4.24%
6.1
3.55%
6.2
2.97%
6.3
2.46%
6.4
2.04%
6.5
1.67%
6.6
1.35%
6.7
1.08%
6.8
0.83%
6.9
0.62%
7.0
0.43%
7.1
0.27%
7.2
0.13%
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%