4.3 earthquake hits Alaska Peninsula

Posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2008

ANCHORAGE - Scientists say a light earthquake rumbled through the Alaska Peninsula.

The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says the 4.3 magnitude quake was felt in the village of Chignik, 87 miles northeast of the epicenter.

There are no reports of damage.

The earthquake occurred at 8:32 p.m. Sunday.





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