A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 50.2 km (31 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:27:55 / 6:27 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20463327. Event ids that are associated: ak20463327. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9475 West, latitude 61.4857 North, depth = 50.2 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:27:55 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:27 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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