Light earthquake occurs near Ruby

Posted: Thursday, August 16, 2001

FAIRBANKS (AP) -- A light earthquake occurred Thursday morning near Ruby in Alaska's Interior.

The earthquake occurred at 6:01 a.m., and was centered 52 miles east-southeast of Ruby. It had a preliminary magnitude of 4.0, according to the Alaska Earthquake Information Center.

There were no immediate reports of it being felt, or causing any damage.

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