Quake measuring 7.7 strikes in Pacific off Alaska

By REUTERS
January 5, 2013 12:51

 
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An earthquake of 7.7 magnitude struck in the Pacific Ocean about 60 miles (100 km) southwest of Port Alexander in Alaska on Saturday, according to the US Geological Survey.

The quake struck at a depth of about 6 miles (10 km) at 0858 GMT, the survey said.

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