A series of earthquakes occurred around Kodiak this week. 

On Tuesday, a magnitude 3.6 earthquake struck 20 miles northeast of Ouzinkie at 11:02 p.m., according to the Alaska Earthquake Center. 

On Wednesday, another earthquake struck the Kodiak area at 2:45 p.m., according to a preliminary report released by the Alaska Earthquake Center. The earthquake had a 3.3 magnitude and an epicenter located 166 miles Southeast of Chiniak. 

As of 5 p.m. Wednesday, 27 Kodiak people reported on the Friends of Kodiak Facebook group that they felt the Earthquake. 

There have been over a dozen earthquakes scattered around Kodiak Island and offshore during the past two weeks, said Natalia Ruppert, Alaska Earthquake Center seismologist.

 

 

 

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