Alexandra Gutierrez

Alaska Public Radio Network

Alaska earthquake
11:09 am
Fri September 2, 2011

Quake triggers warning in Aleutian Islands but no tsunami

Image of Bobrof Island, just north of Kanaga Island, in the Alaska's Aleutian Island chain.
Brian Hoffman Flickr

"This is not a drill! Get out of here!"

UNALASKA, Alaska – Residents of southern Alaska awoke this morning to a major earthquake. It triggered a tsunami warning near the Aleutian Islands. But no damage has been reported and there was no tsunami.

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