Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Near Adak, Tsunami Not Expected

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck 57 miles southwest of Adak, Alaska, at 9:47 Saturday morning. At this time, a tsunami is not expected, according to the National Weather Service Tsunami Warning Center.

The earthquake epicenter was some 37 miles south of Bobrof island, just 62 miles deep. The area is in the far western Aleutians, some 1,200 miles southwest of Anchorage.

At this time there are no reports of damage.