Aleutian Islands

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Synonyms for Aleutian Islands

an archipelago in the North Pacific extending southwest from Alaska

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Mar 9, 1957: Quake measuring 9.1 hit Alaskan Andreanof Islands - 15-metre high tsunami.
A magnitude 9.1 quake hit Alaska's Andreanof Islands in 1957, and a 9.0 temblor rumbled on Russia's far eastern Kamchatka peninsula in 1952.
The places where quake was observed include Honshu east coast in Japan (M4.6) , Island of Hawaii (M3.0), Solomon Islands (M4.8), Andreanof Islands in Alaska (M2.8), South of Panama (M4.5), Maui region in Hawaii (M2.9), Peru-Ecuador border region (M 4.6), Channel Islands region in California (M3.7), South Sandwich Islands region (recorded twice at M5.1 and M5.9) and Southeastern Alaska (M2.6).