A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.1 km (19 miles). Id of earthquake: ak20463483. Event ids that are associated: ak20463483, us1000hype. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 20:56:52 / November 30, 2018 @ 8:56 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:56:52 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 31.1 km, -150.0244° West, 61.4585° North.
The epicenter was 28 km (17 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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