A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20419950. Id of event: ak20419950. Exact location of earthquake, -149.8884° West, 61.5059° North, depth 52.7 km. Global time and date of event 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:27:15 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:27 pm UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:27:15 / 9:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.7 km (33 miles).
Epicenter of the event was 32 km (20 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 15 km (10 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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