by Phillip Manning ~ August 27th, 2013
The Upper Valley was shaken Tuesday afternoon by an earthquake near Denali National Park. The Alaska Earthquake Information Center reports that a moderate earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 struck at 1:41 pm. The epicenter was twenty-four miles South-southeast of Kantishna, and was felt at least as far away as Talkeetna. No damage was reported in the release from the Earthquake Information Center.