A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Y in Alaska on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.2 km (9 miles). Id of earthquake: ak14495283. Event ids that are associated: ak14495283. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9861 West, latitude 62.1802 North, depth = 15.2 km. The temblor was reported at 23:47:37 / 11:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/11/16 / 2016-11-30 08:47:37 / November 30, 2016 @ 8:47 am.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Knik-Fairview. The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Meadow Lakes (c. 7 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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