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1964 Alaska earthquake

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Alaska Earthquake - 1964 | Today In History | 27 Mar 17

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Alaskan Earthquake (1964)

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Witnesses Capture Violent Alaska Earthquake And Aftermath | NBC News

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9.2 Earthquake & Tsunami, Alaska 1964

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1964 Earthquake at Valdez

The 1964 Alaskan earthquake, also known as the Great Alaskan earthquake and Good Friday earthquake, occurred at 5:36 PM AKST on Good Friday, March 27 spring-tide/full-moon. Across south-central Alaska, ground fissures, collapsing structures, and tsunamis resulting from the earthquake caused about 139 deaths.
    • Geology 

    • Death toll, damage, and casualties 

    • Recovery efforts