M4.8 earthquake felt in Anchorage and the Mat-Su
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - A magnitude 4.8 earthquake was felt Tuesday morning across the municipality of Anchorage and parts of the Mat-Su.
Alaska’s Weather Source said the earthquake was felt around 9:54 a.m. They added that its center was about nine miles north of Anchorage at a depth of 26.1 miles.
The USGS said the quake originated about one-mile South-Southwest of Point MacKenzie.
The magnitude 4.8 earthquake felt in Anchorage came just 30 minutes after a 4.0 or greater earthquake was felt near Whittier.
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