A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.8 km (25 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:49:10 / 6:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 39.8 km, -149.9444° West, 61.3045° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463351. Id of event: ak20463351. Global time and date of event 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:49:10 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:49 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 10 km (6 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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