A strong earthquake shook the southern Pacific coast of Mexico as well as the capital and several inland states Thursday, sending frightened people into unseasonal torrential rains that were also bearing down on the coast.
(Worthy News) - People in Alaska were jolted awake overnight Tuesday. First by a powerful earthquake in the Gulf of Alaska – then by sirens that warned of a possible tsunami.
A magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck at 12:32 a.m. off the Alaska coast. The quake itself -- far enough away not to cause major damage.
But in the worst spot there was a potential tsunami.
"Attention, a tsunami warning has been issued for this area," officials warned over loudspeakers. [ Source: CBS News (Read More...) ]
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