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23/01/2018 The sixth-largest earthquake ever recorded in the US

An earthquake occurred in the Gulf of Alaska near Kodiak Island. The earthquake, measured at 7.9 on the Mw scale, was approximately 280 km southeast of Kodiak and happened at a depth of 25 km. The earthquake was felt throughout most of southern Alaska, including the major cities of Anchorage and Fairbanks, and parts of neighboring British Columbia.