Quakes shake Aleutians

Posted: Wednesday, April 24, 2002

PALMER (AP) -- Earthquakes rattled the Aleutians late Tuesday, but there were no reports of damage or injuries.

The Alaska Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer said the first quake, which occurred at 11:08 p.m., had a magnitude of 4.9 and was centered 90 miles southwest of Adak.

The second quake occurred at 11:59 p.m. and had a magnitude of 4.7, the center said. It was centered 55 miles southwest of Adak.



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