Skip to content
May 25, 2019

7.0 magnitude earthquake strikes Anchorage, tsunami warnings issued

November 30, 2018
The Anchorage, Alaska skyline is pictured in this file photo. (iStock)

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck near Anchorage, Alaska Friday, prompting tsunami warnings and fear among residents.

The earthquake struck about 10 miles northeast of the city at a depth of 25 miles.

Tsunami warnings were issued for Cook Inlet and the southern Kenai Peninsula.

Residents were urged to reach higher ground.

It its unknown if the earthquake caused any injuries or major damage to the city, which has a population of nearly 300,000.

This story is developing. Check back for updates.

Facebook Comments
Premium WordPress Themes Download
Download WordPress Themes Free
Download WordPress Themes
Free Download WordPress Themes
free online course