Light earthquake strikes Southcentral

Posted: Thursday, February 14, 2002

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A light earthquake struck Southcentral Thursday morning and was felt in parts of Anchorage and the Kenai Peninsula.

The Alaska Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer said the quake occurred at 8:09 a.m. and had a preliminary magnitude of 4.0. It was centered 40 miles south of Anchorage and was located six miles deep.

There were no reports of injuries or damage.

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