Moderate earthquake shakes King Salmon

Posted: Wednesday, August 29, 2001

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A moderate earthquake shook King Salmon Wednesday.

The quake had a preliminary magnitude of 5, and was situated 80 miles southeast of the Alaska Peninsula town, according to the Alaska Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer. It occurred at 9:57 a.m.

The center said the quake also was felt in Kodiak.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.



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