Alaska News

4.6 earthquake shakes Kenai Peninsula

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.6 on the Kenai Peninsula shook Southcentral Alaska on Saturday morning.

The earthquake, which occurred at 9:47 a.m., was centered about 9 miles northeast of Ninilchik and occurred at a depth of 28.1 miles, according to the Alaska Earthquake Center.

Shaking was felt throughout the Kenai Peninsula and as far away as Anchorage.

No tsunami was expected, the National Tsunami Warning Center said.