7.9 magnitude quake in Alaska spawns small tsunami (42)

Hindustan Times 2014.06.24 07:30
AP Anchorage, Alaska, June 24, 2014 A strong earthquake near Alaska's Aleutian Islands triggered a tsunami warning Monday, but only small waves measuring several inches (centimeters) hit coastal communities. The National Tsunami Warning Center canceled all tsunami warnings late Monday afternoon, about four hours after the earthquake struck. The magnitude-7.9 earthquake was centered about 13 miles (21 kilometers)
MAGNITUDE, TSUNAMI, EARTHQUAKE, QUAKE, ALASKA, ISLAND, USA