May 29, 2015 9:24 AM
The U.S. Geological Survey issued an erroneous alert based off an earthquake that struck in Alaska.
It was originally reported that by the USGS that a magnitude-5.1 temblor hit at 12:05 a.m. Friday and was centered 25 miles northwest of Redding, in neighboring Trinity County.
It was later learned the alert was based off the magnitude-6.7 quake that struck around 11 p.m. off the Alaska coast.
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