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Light earthquake felt in Alaska town

ANCHORAGE - Seismologists say a light earthquake that struck Alaska's Cook Inlet region was felt in at least one town.The Alaska Earthquake Center says...
Police: Cause of Rhode Island beach blast may never be known

...been a methane explosion but said that while possible, it was improbable.Environmental officials said late Monday that a seismologist with the University of Connecticut told them there were no seismic events that registered in Rhode Island on Saturday. They...
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Seismologist: Possible for major quake to 'stress' faultline

...fault system that lies beneath the Alaskan Panhandle, and seismologist Natasha Ruppert said this week that there is no way to tell...possible scenario, but it's not a probable scenario."Seismologists are hampered in studying the Fairweather-Queen Charlotte...
Seismologists study earthquakes near Minto

...rattled the ground near the village of Minto, and the state seismologist said the area could generate much bigger quakes.The quake...Activity in the area has been "very vigorous," said state seismologist Michael West, with about 1,500 quakes recorded in two...
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Seismologists ready for another Seahawks fan-generated quake SEATTLE - Earthquake trackers are adding instruments at CenturyLink Field in Seattle...
Alaska earthquake felt in interior community

ANCHORAGE - Seismologists say a minor earthquake in Alaska was felt in some communities in the state's interior.The Alaska Earthquake Center says the...
Dozens of aftershocks expected on island

...weeks following a major 7.0 earthquake, the Alaska state seismologist said Saturday.A dozen measurable aftershocks have already...Friday's quake, including one reaching 6.1 in strength, said seismologist Michael West. There have been more than 30 aftershocks measuring...
Alaska Science Forum: Alaskans have enjoyed good earthquake luck since 1964

...largest earthquakes, state seismologist Mike West says Alaskans...the sea floor. West said seismologists are also to blame for earthquake...earthquake early warning. Though seismologists can't predict earthquakes...happen. This has allowed seismologists in California to design...
Swarm of Alaska quakes puzzles scientists

...since April in an area with otherwise little activity, seismologists said.The magnitude-5.7 quake struck at 4:01 a...magnitude-5.5 quake that occurred in 1981, earthquake center seismologist Natasha Ruppert said.The swarm of magnitude-5.7 quakes...
Alaska earthquake widely felt

ANCHORAGE - Seismologists say an earthquake in Alaska's Prince William Sound was felt over a wide area. The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says...


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