4.5-magnitude earthquake hits north of Anchorage

Posted: Sunday, September 10, 2000

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A magnitude 4.5 earthquake hit 25 miles north of the city early Sunday morning, causing minor damage, officials said.

The earthquake occurred at about 1 a.m., said Tony Tix, a technician with the West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center.

No tsunami was expected to accompany the quake, Tix said.

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