Articles tagged "amchitka pass"

m6 8_fox_islands_sep_2_2011

Massive 7.1 earthquake struck on the subduction slopes of the unpopulated Alaskan Islands

A massive 7.1 magnitude earthquake (later downgraded to 6.8) struck at 10:55 UTC (01:55 AM local time) 45 km (27 miles) SW of Amukta Island and 85 km (52 miles) SW of Yunaska Island, Alaska (52.185°N, 171.684°W) on depth of 35.5 km (22.1 miles).This is an afters

September 02, 2011