April 2016 – ALASKA – An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 5.6 has been recorded near Kiska Volcano, Alaska on 11 April 2016 20:10:35. The earthquake epicenter was located at precisely 109km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska and at a depth of approximately 28 km. A provisional tsunami alert has been issued for the region following this earthquake. Other details about the earthquake were not immediately available, and there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
We will update this report as soon as we have more information. Below is a map showing the location of the earthquake and additional information pertaining to the exact location of the epicenter. The last major eruption occurred at the Kiska volcano in 1964, some 52 years ago. –Island Crisis