A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 42 km (26 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:03:52 / 6:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 42 km, -150.0229° West, 61.3785° North. Unique identifier: ak20463293. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20463293. Global time and date of event 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:03:52 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:03 pm UTC/GMT.
Event epicenter was 19 km (12 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-four, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days four hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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