Alaska Earthquake

Alaska Earthquake News

Alaska earthquake: Food, fuel supply not disrupted, say officials

The magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled the state's largest city early Friday morning swaying buildings and fraying nerves. There were no reports of deaths, serious injuries or structural damage to buildings.

Back-to-back earthquakes shatter roads and windows in Alaska

The US Geological Survey said the first and more powerful quake was centered about 7 miles (12 kilometers) north of Anchorage, Alaska's largest city.


Alaska: 7.0 magnitude earthquake rocks Anchorage

A Tsunami warning was issued following the quake, which was later lifted.

Alaska's North Slope hit by strongest quake noted in region

At 6:58 a.m. Sunday, the magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck an area 42 miles east of Kavik River Camp and 343 miles northeast of Fairbanks, the state's second-biggest city.

Earthquake in Gulf of Alaska sparks brief California tsunami fears

Officials had warned residents as far south as San Francisco to be ready to evacuate coastal areas but later lifted tsunami watches for California, Oregon and Washington states as well as coastal British Colombia in Canada.

6.6-magnitude quake strikes off Alaska: USGS

The US Geological Survey (USGS) said the quake struck at a depth of 111.8 kilometers (69 miles) and 60 kilometers east of the remote Buldir Island in the Aleutian archipelago that is home to some 8,000 people


Earthquake hits part of Alaska's Aleutian Islands chain

There is no tsunami danger from this earthquake, said the National Tsunami Warning Centre