Strong 6.4 earthquake rattles northeast Alaska
An earthquake measuring 6.4 magnitude on the Richter scale has struck a remote region of Alaska.
According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake was followed by three more of “less intensity” tremors just before 7:00 am (local time).
The state seismologist called it the biggest quake ever recorded in the region.
There have been no immediate reports of injuries or damage, and no tsunami warning issued.