Earthquake in PWS felt in Northern Valley

The AEIC earthquake map as of Monday afternoon. Photo via screengrab.

A moderate earthquake in Prince William Sound was felt in the Northern Susitna Valley on Monday afternoon.


According to the Alaska Earthquake information Center, a magnitude 5.3 earthquake occurred at 1:18 pm forty-five miles east-southeast of Whittier at a depth of ten miles.


No damage was immediately reported as a result of the earthquake.

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