Recent Earthquake Teachable Moments

What Are Teachable Moments?

August 30, 2013 (16:25:02 UTC)

Quake Location

Magnitude 7.0 Andreanof Islands, Alaska

A major magnitude 7.0 earthquake in the central Aleutian Islands, Alaska, was felt strongly on nearby Adak Island about 94 km west-northwest of the epicenter.

Teachable Moment Presentation

10 slide Powerpoint presentation (ppt 4.1 MB)

En Español

Presentación en Español (ppt 3.5 MB / pdf 1.94 MB)

Animations and Visualizations

USArray Ground Motion Visualization (mpeg-4 13.8 MB / More Info)

USGS Resources

Earthquake Information


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