Beijing, Sept. 21 -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 jolted 50 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska at 0113 GMT on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 24.3 km, was initially determined to be at 54.89 degrees north latitude and 160.33 degrees west longitude.


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