THE M 7.9 DENALI FAULT EARTHQUAKE OF NOVEMBER 3, 2002
INFORMATION, MAPS, PHOTOGRAPHS OF EFFECTS AND DAMAGE, AND PERSONAL ACCOUNTS OF THE SHAKING.
I was out of the state when the earthquake occurred.
How the M 7.9 earthquake looked on my seismograph
Aerial Photo of the Denali fault and location of the earthquakes
Earthquake Effects Photographs: ground rupture, liquifaction, TAPS damage...
Aerial Photographs of the earthquake's effects: rockfall, debris avalanches, road offsets, glacier cracking, and more.....
Aerial Photographs of the earthquake's effects on glaciers in the central and eastern Alaska Range
Denali Earthquake Damage, November 3, 2002. On Tok Cutoff Highway, mile 67 to 78.
PERSONAL ACCOUNTS AND NEWS ARTICLES
Personal accounts and news articles.
Animation of the M6.7 and M7.9 earthquakes and aftershocks
Focal Mechanism plot
SEISMOLOGICAL DATA FOR THE EARTHQUAKE
Alaska Interior Reveals Scars and Ruptures from 7.9 Denali Fault Quake: Descriptions and photographs from USGS and ADDGS surveys. Excellent!
Source rupture processes of the central Alaska earthquake of Nov. 3, 2002, inferred from teleseismic body waves ....." A strike-slip rupture started near the epicentral area and rapidly extended to the east (with a velocity of) 3 km/s".....
2002 AMERICAN GEOPHYSICAL UNION FALL MEETING
Denali Fault Quake Offers Clues for Hazards in Future Quakes, Science Magazine Reports
Aftershocks located in the general area of the main shock (NEIC database search results, ML 2 and above, 10/3 - 10/18)
Aftershocks located by AEIC (updated frequently).
Intensity Map of M 7.9 Earthquake
STRONG MOTION DATA
USGS National Strong Motion Program data for the November 03, 2002 22:12 UTC Mw 7.9 Denali Fault, Alaska Earthquake
GPS MEASUREMENTS AND STRESS TRANSFER STUDIES
Continuous GPS Measurements
GPS Velocities for Denali
Static stress transfer during the 2002 Nenana Mountain-Denali Fault, Alaska, earthquake sequence