The US National Tsunami Warning Center said Anchorage was not expecting a Tsunami warning from the quake.
UPDATE from National#Tsunami Warning Center: Tsunami *warning* remains in effect for the southern Alaska Pacific coast from Kennedy Entrance (40 miles SW of Homer) to Unimak Pass (80 miles NE of Unalaska). Forecast arrival times below from NTWC:
Tsunami warning sirens blared in Kodiak, Alaska, after a magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit off the southern coast of the Alaska Peninsula. The National Tsunami Warning Center later canceled the tsunami warning.
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Alaska late Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but a tsunami warning in place from the U.S. National Tsunami Warning Center was later canceled