A magnitude 8.2 earthquake has hit off Alaska, sparking a tsunami warning for a huge area of the northern Pacific Ocean.
(@brianneamira) January 23, 2018
However, there have no immediate reports of damage or injury.— Jake V (@JSweatervest) January 23, 2018
Tsunami sirens just went off in Kodiak, Alaska.
Tsunami warning after magnitude 8.An earthquake of magnitude 8.
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An earthquake has struck in the Pacific ocean south of Alaska.Follow our live blog below:
The quake hit about 280km southeast of Kodiak, Alaska.
The Canadian Press
Published Tuesday, January 23, 2018 5:06AM EST
Last Updated Tuesday, January 23, 2018 6:27AM EST
KODIAK, Alaska - A tsunami warning has been posted for the coast of British Columbia and Alaska following a powerful earthquake in the Gulf of Alaska.2 and struck 278 kilometres southeast of Kodiak, Alaska at a depth of about 10 kilometres.
2-magnitude earthquake detected in the Gulf of Alaska has triggered tsunami warnings in Alaska and tsunami watches across several Western states.The earthquake struck about 175 miles southeast of Kodiak, Alaska, shortly after midnight in Alaska local time, according to preliminary figures from the United States Geological Survey.
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