LATEST UPDATE: USGS adjusts Sunday morning aftershock magnitude to 5.0

(MGN Online)

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - *Updated at 11:30am on 1/13/2019

The USGS has adjusted the measurements of Sunday morning's aftershock to a magnitude of 5.0.

The event was initially listed as a 5.1 & later raised to 5.4.

The 7:45 a.m. quake was centered 14 kilometers northwest of Anchorage, near Point Mackenzie.

The Tsunami warning center says the quake had a magnitude of 5.0 and was at a depth of 28 miles. The center said there was no tsunami danger.

It's one of the stronger aftershocks felt by Alaskans since November 30's magnitude 7 shaker that damaged homes and infrastructure.

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