In Alaska because of the strong earthquake occurred, the tsunami threat

In a major populated area of the U.S. state of anchorage in structures cracked. Many homes were left without electricity, traffic lights become unstable, slopes not some sites are blocked.

На Аляске из-за сильного землетрясения возникла угроза цунами


In Alaska due to a strong earthquake of magnitude 6.6 and 7.2 occurred the threat of a tsunami and the representative of the official residence of the President of the United States Sarah Sanders in social networks reported that Donald trump is familiar with detailed information about what happened in the northernmost and largest state of the country. Later, the representatives of the Geological service said that the residents of Alaska don’t have to fear a tsunami, since there are no reasons for experiences not seen.

The epicenter of the earthquake was located in the 14-21 km from anchorage, the main town of the state. Experts expect a tsunami near the Kenai Peninsula and cook inlet. Local residents were first warned of the danger, and now reassured, because the threat has passed. Official data on the victims of the incident were reported. How much it will cost to repair building damage after a natural disaster is also not reported.