Three moderate quakes shake Far Aleutians

Posted: Monday, January 07, 2002

PALMER (AP) -- Three moderate earthquakes shook the Far Aleutians Sunday, but there were no reports of damage or injuries.

The first quake occurred at 1 p.m. and had a magnitude of 5.0, according to the Alaska Tsunami Warning Center. The second occurred at 1:07 p.m. and had a magnitude of 5.2. The third occurred at 5:53 p.m. and also had a magnitude of 5.2.

All three quakes were centered about 200 miles southeast of Adak.

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