Thomson Reuters Foundation

Inform - Connect - Empower

Magnitude 6 quake recorded off Alaska - USGS

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Thu, 31 Jan 2013 10:09 GMT
Author: Reuters
hum-nat
Tweet Recommend Google + LinkedIn Email Print
Leave us a comment

LONDON, Jan 31 (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 struck off the coast of Alaska on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

It gave the epicentre of the quake, which was 6.2 miles deep, as 47 miles south of Port Alexander.

(Reporting by Jon Boyle; Editing by Janet Lawrence)

We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, you can flag it to our editors by using the report abuse links. Views expressed in the comments do not represent those of the Thomson Reuters Foundation. For more information see our Acceptable Use Policy.

comments powered by Disqus