UPDATE: No Tsunami Threat to BC. A 7.8M Earthquake Occurred 75 Miles South of Chignik, Alaska.



A 7.8M EARTHQUAKE  OCCURRED 75 MILES SOUTH OF CHIGNIK, ALASKA. THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO BC.


Preliminary Earthquake Parameters

  • Magnitude: 7.8
  • Origin Time: 2313  PDT Jul 21 2020
  • Coordinates: 55.2 North 158.6 West
  • Depth: 8 miles
  • Location: 75 miles S of Chignik, Alaska;   520 miles SW of Anchorage, Alaska

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