Alaska 7.9 m Earthquake and Tsunami Warning 2018-01-23 0031 hrs local

2018-01-23 0031hrs AST (local time AK)

Alaska 7.9 m Earthquake and Tsunami Warning

On “he ring of fire” due south of Anchorage, AK.

There have been 22 aftershocks in the immediate area.

There were 39 preshocks in the area on 2018-01-22

See the Alaska Earthquake Center for detailed information. (Click here)

There has been much consternation regarding unprecedented Chinese naval activity in the Bering Sea and off Alaska.

 

2018-01-21 2147 hrs AST (local time AK)

What appears to be the precursor was a quake at Kiska Volcano southwest of the earthquake’s epicenter on the ridge.