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Alaska Mega-quake Locked, Cocked and Ready to Rock.

November 12, 2013 – Alaska Earthquake Locked, Cocked & Ready to Rock: At 6:00AM on July 28, 2011, a “baby” 5.3 magnitude earthquake struck 74 miles (188 Km) north-west of Anchorage, Alaska. “Granddad” sits 150 miles (241 Km) to the south-east, … Continue reading

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It’s Beach Time … In Alaska!

June 21, 2013 – It’s Beach Time … In Alaska, Where Heat Wave Breaks Records: Pictured above, people swim and sunbathe at Goose Lake in Anchorage, Alaska. Taking advantage of an intense heat wave that broke long-standing records yesterday, residents … Continue reading

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6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Stikes on the Alaskan Peninsula an Hour Ago!

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck less than an hour ago on the Alaskan Peninsula (see map above). It is now 1:38PM PDT on Saturday; July 16, 2011. The quake was 604 miles from Anchorage, Alaska and on the Northern edge … Continue reading

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