Earthquake strikes off Aleutian Islands

Posted: Wednesday, October 14, 2009

ANCHORAGE - An underwater earthquake with a 6.2 magnitude has struck off the Alaska coast, but the U.S. Geological Survey said no damages or injuries have been reported.

According to the USGS, the earthquake happened at 9:37 p.m. Monday. It was centered 57 miles from Unalaska, a small town of several thousand people in the Aleutian Islands.



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