ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Alaska Earthquake Center says a light quake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.3 was felt in Anchorage and nearby communities Friday night.
The center says it has received no reports of damage.
The quake hit at 9:32 p.m. at a depth of 38 miles. It was centered on the Kenai Peninsula, about 80 miles south-southwest of Anchorage, and was felt in Anchorage, Homer, Kenai, Ninilchik and Soldotna.
The center says a minor aftershock with a preliminary magnitude of 3.6 was recorded four minutes later, at 9:36 p.m. in almost the same location. There were no reports that it was felt or caused damage.