VALDEZ, Alaska – The US Earthquake Center reports that a small earthquake has hit the Prince William Sound region of Alaska.
The Fairbanks-based center says the May 3.0 earthquake struck at 11:48 on Sunday 24 miles (39 kilometers) northwest of Valdez, which has about 3,900 residents. The center adds that the inhabitants of Valdez knew it.
The earthquake had a depth of 18 kilometers.
The center says that at 6:04 p.m. On Sunday, the earthquake hit a 32 km earthquake 42 kilometers east of Knik-Fairview, a city of about 900 people in the capital city Anchorage. The earthquake had a depth of 20 miles. (33 kilometers.)
The center says at 1
0:31 on Saturday, the earthquake hit the 5.1 earthmoving of the Andreanof Islands in Alaska, which is about 11,200 miles west of Anchorage. This earthquake had a depth of about 8 miles (13 kilometers).
at 19:39 On Saturday, an earthquake with magnitude 2.9 hit a point at 7 km southwest of Sterling, a town of about 5,600 people. The center says that the earthquake had a depth of about 35 miles and felt in Sterling.