7.5 Quake Rattles Alaska

Tsunami warning issued, then canceled

By Newser Editors and Wire Services

Posted Jan 5, 2013 5:28 AM CST

(Newser) – A magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck Alaska about midnight local time, though authorities canceled a tsunami warning for southern parts of the state and coastal Canada. The quake was centered about 60 miles west of Craig, Alaska, said the US Geological Survey. No reports of...   Read full story »


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