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Aftershocks from the big one continue

Posted: Sunday, November 10, 2002

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Aftershocks from Sunday's big earthquake continued Friday.

The largest aftershock was a magnitude 5.3 quake that occurred at 8:34 a.m. It was centered about 20 miles south of Denali National Park.

The Alaska Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer reported a 4.8 earthquake at 11:29 a.m. It was centered 30 miles southwest of Tok.

There were several light quakes with magnitudes ranging from 4.0 to 4.4., according to the Alaska Earthquake Information Center.

All of those quakes were centered in roughly the same area as the magnitude 7.9 earthquake that shook the state Sunday.

There were no reports of any damage or injuries from any of Friday's temblors.



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