A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 20:04:14 / November 30, 2018 @ 8:04 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.1 km (24 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:04:14 / 11:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -150.0281° West, 61.3479° North, depth 39.1 km. Id of earthquake: ak20463429. Event ids that are associated: ak20463429.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 16 km (10 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-nine, in the last 10 days three hundred and sixty, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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