Tag: earthquake

Magnitude 6.9 earthquake strikes off coast of Alaska

A magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck off the coast of Southwest Alaska early Monday in what the Alaska Earthquake Center called an aftershock of an 8.2 quake in late July. Monday’s earthquake was felt throughout the Alaska Peninsula and Kodiak Island, according to the center. It occurred about 70 miles east of Chignik, a community of about 90 people […] Read More

Earthquake after Earthquake as M6.0 earthquake hits Crete in Greece and Magnitude 5.7 jolted Philippines

ATHENS, Sept 27 (The Remnants) – An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 shook Greece’s largest island, Crete, on Monday morning, killing one person and injuring several, authorities said. The tremor sent people fleeing out of homes, schools and public buildings across the island. Damage was reported to many old buildings close to the epicentre, […] Read More