6.2 quake in Andreanof Islands

Posted: Thursday, August 05, 2010

FAIRBANKS - The Alaska Earthquake Information Center reports a magnitude 6.2 quake occurred at 4:58 a.m. Wednesday in the Andreanof Islands region of the Aleutians.

There are no reports of damage, and no tsunami is expected.

The quake was located about 100 miles southwest of Adak or about 1,300 miles southwest of Anchorage.

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