Magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes west of city of Adak in Alaska

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes west of city of Adak in Alaska
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  • calendar-gray 23 January 2020

The earthquake was recorded at 5:53 a.m. UTC. The quake's epicentre was located 22 kilometres east of the Tanaga volcano, which is part of the Aleutian Islands system. The epicentre lay at a depth of 10 kilometres, APA reports citing Sputnik.

No information was received regarding casualties and destruction. The tsunami threat was not announced. 

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