5.3-Magnitude Earthquake Hits South of Anchorage

By Epoch Newsroom
Epoch Newsroom
Epoch Newsroom
November 27, 2017 Updated: November 27, 2017

A moderate earthquake struck in the Prince William Sound about 105 miles southeast of Anchorage, Alaska, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake hit Monday afternoon, and it was felt in Anchorage, the largest city in Alaska. There were no reports of damage.

The Alaska Earthquake Information Center said the quake was felt in the Prince William Sound, Kenai Peninsula, and in other places, The Associated Press reported.

There was no tsunami damage, AP reported.