قالب وردپرس درنا توس
Home / US / Alaska Anchorage Earthquake: 5.3 magnitude earthquake hit Saturday morning

Alaska Anchorage Earthquake: 5.3 magnitude earthquake hit Saturday morning



The center of the earthquake was less than 10 miles from downtown Anchorage near Point MacKenzie.

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities wrote on Twitter: “That’s incredible.”

The department said there were no reports of damage, but it and the Ministry of Transport are conducting a visual inspection of the bridge structure and will “issue an update when needed.”

According to the University of Alaska Fairbanks Alaska Earthquake Center, the earthquake was an aftershock of a magnitude 7.1
earthquake that occurred in 2018.

The earthquake was first reported at 9:59 am EST (1:59 pm EST).




Source link