Severe earthquake in the USA ! 7.8 magnitude earthquake occurred in Alaska
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake occurred in the USA. According to the latest news from the American Geological Research Center; 7.8 magnitude earthquake occurred in Alaska Peninsula. The tremor took place 10 kilometers below the ground.
A shock-intensive earthquake occurred at 22.12 in the US local time on the Alaska Peninsula.
The American Geological Research Center (USGS) reports that the 7.8-magnitude earthquake is 98 kilometers from Perryville, the nearest settlement.
The tremor took place 10 kilometers below the ground.
The Pacific Ring of Fire fault line, which crosses the Pacific Ocean across the largest water body of the earth, passes off the Alaska Peninsula. The Pacific Ring of Fire, the line where approximately 90 percent of earthquakes occur in the world, is also home to dozens of active volcanoes.