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Tsunami alert raised after quake measuring at least 7.2 strikes Alaska Peninsula – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2021-07-29 02:56:00 –

Tsunami warning issued after at least 7.2 earthquakes struck the Alaska Peninsula


A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck the Alaska Peninsula late Wednesday night, according to the US Geological Survey. The USGS added that the depth of the quake is 35 km. The US Tsunami Warning System has issued tsunami warnings to US territories in Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands. The European-Mediterranean Seismological Center estimated that the magnitude of the earthquake was 8.0. 10km deep. This is a developing story and will be updated.

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck the Alaska Peninsula late Wednesday night, according to the US Geological Survey.

The USGS added that the quake was 35km deep.

The US tsunami warning system has issued tsunami warnings to US territories in Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands.

The Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center estimated that the magnitude of the earthquake was 8.0 and the depth was 10 km.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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