A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.4 km (23 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 21:51:12 / November 30, 2018 @ 9:51 pm. Event id: ak20463539. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463539. The temblor was reported at 21:51:12 / 9:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -150.0331° West, latitude 61.4104° North, depth = 37.4 km.
The epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). 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.
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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