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Alaska quake felt in Anchorage; no tsunami alert issued

ANCHORAGE, Alaska >> Authorities in Alaska say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 was felt in Anchorage and areas to the northwest. No tsunami alert was issued.

The Alaska Earthquake Information Center reports that the quake struck shortly after 1 p.m. Sunday. It was centered 28 miles northwest of Anchorage.

The quake was felt throughout the Cook Inlet region. There were no reports of damage.

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