Earlier this year, Alaska saw a major quake of 7.9 magnitudes some 280 kilometers southeast of Kodiak.
The jump from a 5.2 to Sunday's 6.4 is significant because earthquakes rapidly grow in strength as magnitude rises, he said.
No tsunami alert was generated, though ground motion was felt as far away as Fairbanks, Alaska, almost 400 miles (644 km) to the south. The station said the magnitude 7.9 quake in the Gulf of Alaska triggered the alert.
PA adds jobs, but unemployment rate up
Nationally, Statistics Canada says the country added 54,100 jobs in July and the national unemployment rate fell to 5.8 per cent. Camrose-Drumheller is sitting at an unemployment rate of 4.5 per cent up from June's 4.4 per cent.
Later Sunday, another magnitude 6.1 natural disaster hit at 1:15 p.m. near the city of Kaktovik on Alaska's North Slope, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Alyeska said it would conduct follow-up inspections of the pipeline and related facilities. The center adds that there are no reports of damage.
"I felt a little shaking and felt dizzy, and felt the shelves shaking", said Archie Brower, assistant manager at the Kaktovik Kikiktak grocery.
The vast and environmentally pristine coastal plain, wedged between the Beaufort Sea and Brooks Range mountains, is prized for its importance to caribou, polar bears and other wildlife but is believed to hold billions of barrels of oil. At 6:58 a.m. Sunday, the magnitude 6.4 natural disaster struck an area 42 miles east of Kavik River Camp and 343 miles northeast of Fairbanks, the state's second-biggest city.
And it says another 2 million Uighurs have reportedly been forced to undergo indoctrination in "so-called re-education camps ". Xinjiang has "no room for destructive Western public opinions", and all steps must be taken to ensure its stability, it said.
Manchester City English Premier League opening weekend featured match in the video below, courtesy of NBC Sports . It seemed the goal might open the floodgates, but Cech was in solid form and kept the score down to just one.
The legal status of the Caspian Sea has remained unresolved for almost 30 years since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. Under this binding legislation, any country can access the natural resources in the ocean.
Nadal décroche par ailleurs le 33e Masters 1000 de sa carrière, record absolu dans cette catégorie de tournoi. C'est la quatrième fois que Nadal s'impose sur le ciment canadien après des succès en 2005, 2008 et 2013.
No shots were more important than a four-hole stretch he played in 2 over that turned Sunday into what could be a free-for-all. He made a sloppy par at the par-5 17th but was still in cruise control as Scott missed a short birdie putt to move within one.
Several journalists, including an Austrian public television ORF cameraman, said they were attacked with tear gas by riot police. People shine the lights of their mobile phones during a protest outside the government headquarters in Bucharest .
The biggest Academy Awards audience on record came in 1998 when the blockbuster " Titanic " was named best picture. In 2009, it expanded the number of best picture nominees from five to 10 in a bid to open up the competition.
City were then nearly gifted a comedic second when Cech's attempted pass to Mustafi rolled past his post and out for a corner. Ederson is expected to replace Claudio Bravo in goal after the Chilean started City's Community Shield win over Chelsea .
But he said his son and one of his daughters had become "overly concerned" with the idea of people becoming possessed. Commenting on being named an unindicted co-conspirator, Wahhaj argued he was one of 172 people put on a list by U.S.
After 17 days, killer whale lets dead newborn calf go
Killer whales have been known to carry dead calves for a week, but scientists believe this mother "sets a record". "I am sobbing. After carrying her deceased baby for at least 17 days and 1,000 miles, an orca mother has shown signs of returning to normal.
Sark preparing to see meteor shower
Rupinder Brar says the annual Perseid meteor shower will be visible Saturday night, early Sunday morning and Sunday night. Others are brighter and can appear to sail across our sky for several seconds, leaving a glowing smoke trail.
Tiger Woods is making weirdest PGA Championship charge
The Kiwi sits in a tie for 28th at four-under through three rounds after carding a two-under round of 68 on Sunday (NZ time). Woodland's 36-hole score broke the PGA record by one shot, most recently set by Jimmy Walker and Robert Streb at Baltusrol.
Kavanaugh confirmation hearings set to start on September 4
Burck vetted the initial documents from the Bush Library, the documents were sent only to the Senate Judiciary Committee members. And just because it's an election year, it does not mean that Judge Kavanaugh can not - or should not - be confirmed.