A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 46.2 km, -149.9802° West, 61.4697° North. The temblor was picked up at 18:11:49 / 6:11 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463303. Id of event: ak20463303. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:11:49 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:11 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 46.2 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 28 km (18 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-six, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-seven, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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