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Small quake felt in Alaska towns

...preliminary magnitude of 4.7 jolted area residents early today, scientists at the Alaska Tsunami Warning Center reported. Paul Whitmore, a spokesman for the observatory, said the tremor occurred about 19 miles beneath the surface at 1:55 a.m. and...

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Moderate quake jolts Sand Point

...35 miles southwest of Sand Point. It occurred a few minutes before noon. While the quake was felt sharply in Sand Point, there were no reports of damage or injuries, said Paul Whitmore of the Alaska Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer.

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Quakes can be followed by deadly waves

...California, where two people were killed. In all, 131 people were killed by the quake and tsunamis. According to Paul Whitmore, a geophysicist at the Alaska Tsunami Warning Center, the key to avoiding danger is being aware of the risk. "Any...

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Tsunami watchers live to warn of big waves

...from the Palmer site is like watching the pulse of the planet. Sitting in front of a bank of 27 computer monitors, Paul Whitmore pointed out readings from a small earthquake occurring in Southern California. ''That's a little one, 2.5 to...

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