A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska. Exact location of earthquake, -149.8361° West, 61.4509° North, depth 50.6 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 50.6 km (31 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20463299. Unique identifier: ak20463299. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:07:07 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:07 pm. The temblor was reported at 18:07:07 / 6:07 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes. The epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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