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5.6 magnitude quake hits Rat Islands

...Survey says a magnitude 5.6 earthquake hit the remote Rat Islands on Wednesday night but there were no reports that it was felt or caused any damage. The Rat Islands lie in the Aleutian Island chain of southwest Alaska...
Regional News
5.7-magnitude Earthquake rattles Rat Islands

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says a moderate earthquake struck near the Rat Islands region of Alaska. The magnitude 5.7 quake occurred at 10:27 a.m. Sunday about 150 miles west of Adak in the Aleutian Islands...
Regional News
Seismologists detect record number of quakes in 2014

...April to June in the northwest Brooks Range.A magnitude 7.9 quake, the largest since 2002, on June 23 struck the Rat Islands. A magnitude 6 earthquake erupted July 17 under Seward Glacier in the Saint Elias mountains. Another magnitude 6 quake...
Rats decimate seabird colony

...Alaska. Rats have made it to at least 21 large Alaska islands, not counting islets. They got to Kiska, part of the Rat Islands group, during World War II and gradually overran much of its rugged 70,000 acres. But it was only during the past...
Alaska Digest

...preliminary magnitude of 5.6, said the Alaska Earthquake Information Center in Fairbanks. It was recorded in the Rat Islands region, about 105 miles south of Buldir Island. A second quake, with a preliminary magnitude of 5.0, was recorded...
Earthquakes shake up Aleutian Islands

...early Sunday morning. A moderate earthquake, with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 occurred late Saturday night in the Rat Islands region of the Aleutians. The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says the Sunday quakes ranged in magnitudes between...


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