Earthquake hits off Alaska

The seismic activity was recorded south-southeast of Perryville, Alaska at 06:12 GMT on Wednesday, according to the United States Geological Survey.

An earthquake with a magnitude of at least 7.4 struck the Alaskan peninsula on Wednesday.

US Geological Survey put the quake’s magnitude at 7.8 and said it hit at 0612 UTC about 804 kilometers (500 miles) southwest of Anchorage, Alaska’s largest city, and around 96 kilometers (60 miles) south-southeast of the remote settlement of Perryville.

The quake triggered a tsunami warning for areas within 300 kilometers of the epicenter

Published by Naresh Sagar

Mentor MSME, Motivator, Media Event Org, Management fiscal & Water management.Social Media branding,Internet broadcasters,Propunder of Indian Philosophy

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