4.2 earthquake

A magnitude 4.2 earthquake near Clear could be felt throughout Fairbanks Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2022.

A 4.2 earthquake shook parts of Fairbanks and Interior Alaska Tuesday afternoon.

The quake hit at 3:41 p.m. Tuesday and was located 23 miles southeast of Clear at a depth of 8.2 miles, according to the Alaska Earthquake Center. “This event was widely felt in the central region of Alaska,” the center stated on its website.