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4.9 earthquake jolts Anchorage

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – An earthquake jolted Anchorage and was felt well beyond Alaska's largest city.

Earthquake monitors say the 4.9-magnitude quake struck at 1:24 p.m. Monday about 10 miles southwest of Anchorage.

Cindi Preller with the West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center says there are no reports of injury or damage, but that people are reporting the earthquake "shook awful hard."

It was felt in Anchorage, Palmer, Wasilla and Chickaloon.

According to the tsunami warning center, the quake is not expected to generate a tsunami.

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