A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska. Exact location, longitude -149.755° West, latitude 61.4597° North, depth = 52.8 km. The temblor was reported at 18:45:02 / 6:45 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 52.8 km (33 miles). Global time and date of event 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:45:02 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:45 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak20463345. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20463345.
The epicenter was 28 km (17 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 25 km (16 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.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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