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The magnitude 8 earthquake which struck off the coast of Alaska today is just the start of a huge seismic shift that will hit the west coast of the US in coming weeks, a self-styled prophet has warned.  Frank Hoogerbeets, based in the Netherlands, claims to be able to predict when earthquakes will happen based on the alignments of planets in our solar system.

Alaska has been hit by a 7.9 magnitude earthquake, sparking a tsunami warning across the entire US west coast and Canada as mass tremors along the Ring of Fire increased dramatically in the last 24 hours. Mr Hoogerbeets claims it was a precursor for a Big One along the west coast US, that he has been warning of. He told Express.co.uk: “The large earthquake in the Gulf of Alaska was anticipated, but occurred a bit sooner than expected. READ MORE