Moderate earthquake shakes Adak

Posted: Monday, October 29, 2001

ADAK (AP) -- An earthquake was felt strongly Monday on Adak in the Aleutian Islands, according to the Alaska Tsunami Warning Center.

The earthquake occurred at 8:42 a.m. and was situated 80 miles southwest of Adak. It had a preliminary magnitude of 5.5.

There were no immediate reports of damage. The quake was not strong enough to create a tsunami.



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