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Alaska Tsunami

Powerful Quake Rattles Alaska, Sparks Tsunami Warning

AP | Posted 03.07.2013 | Green

JUNEAU, Alaska — A powerful earthquake sparked a tsunami warning for hundreds of miles of Alaskan and Canadian coastline, but the alert was canc...

Hawaii Tsunami Warning Canceled After Minor Waves Hit

AP | OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 12.28.2012 | Green

HONOLULU — Officials in Hawaii canceled a tsunami advisory for the state's coastline early Sunday, paving the way for beaches and harbors to reo...

Hawaii Tsunami Warning Issued Following Canada Earthquake

AP | OSKAR GARCIA and MARK THIESSEN | Posted 12.27.2012 | Green

Associated Press The first waves of a tsunami hitting Hawaii on Saturday night were smaller than expected, roughly three hours after evacuations ...

Could A Large Tsunami Hit The U.S. West Coast?

Posted 05.31.2012 | Green

By Charles Q. Choi, OurAmazingPlanet Contributor: The risk of a deadly tsunami ravaging the United States is now leading scientists to investigate ...

Volleyball May Be First Tsunami Debris To Reach Alaska

AP | Posted 06.22.2012 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Federal scientists say that a volleyball and soccer ball that washed ashore on an island may be the first pieces of debris ...

Glitches Discovered In Alaska's Tsunami Warning System Following Quake

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 08.24.2011 | Green

JUNEAU, Alaska — Glitches were reported in Alaska's tsunami warning system after Thursday evening's 7.2-magnitude earthquake in the Aleutian cha...

Major Earthquake Strikes Off Alaska Coast

AP | MARK THIESSEN | Posted 08.23.2011 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook a large swath of Alaska's Aleutian Islands on Thursday evening, sending residents of small ...

Alaska Tsunami Impact: Live Updates

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Please let us know if you know of any Twitter accounts we should include on this page. We have a Chile Earthquake focused page here and a Hawaii Tsu...