A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -150.0225° West, 61.3681° North, depth 40.2 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 20:58:17 / November 30, 2018 @ 8:58 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40.2 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 11:58:17 / 11:58 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20463484. Event ids that are associated: ak20463484.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-three, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km NNW of Anchorage, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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