A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20453967, us1000i3uw. Id of event: ak20453967. Exact location of event, longitude -150.0772 West, latitude 61.4504 North, depth = 19.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/12/18 / 2018-12-06 23:41:05 / December 6, 2018 @ 11:41 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 23:41:05 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.6 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 28 km (17 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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