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Magnitude 7.9 Earthquake in the Aleutian Islands, Alaska
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Alaska Earthquake

Map of the June 23, 2014 earthquake in Alaska.

A magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck the Aleutian Islands, Alaska, on June 23, 2014 at 20:53:09 UTC.

Visit the USGS event page to learn more about this earthquake.

For an estimate of the earthquake’s impact, visit the USGS Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) website.

For information about tsunami watches, warning or advisories, visit the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) tsunami website.

If you felt this earthquake, report your experience on the “USGS Did You Feel It?” website for this event.

Read additional earthquake information for Alaska.

Learn more about the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program.

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