Magnitude 6 quake recorded off Alaska: USGS

LONDON Thu Jan 31, 2013 5:11am EST

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LONDON (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 struck off the coast of Alaska on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

It gave the epicenter of the quake, which was 6.2 miles deep, as 47 miles south of Port Alexander.

(Reporting by Jon Boyle; Editing by Janet Lawrence)

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