Small earthquakes strike overnight near Skagway

    Skagway, Alaska (KINY) - The University of Alaska Fairbanks Earthquake Center is reporting a cluster of temblors at the Canadian border with Alaska near Tarr Inlet.

    The quakes, which measured 2.8 and 2.9 magnitude on the Richter Scale, struck just after midnight and followed a 2.0 magnitude quake on Christmas Day that struck at approximately 8 p.m.

    The temblors were located about 60 miles southwest of Skagway.

     

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