A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 10:39:14 / 10:39 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463402, us1000hykz. Id of event: ak20463402. Exact location of earthquake, -150.0458° West, 61.3867° North, depth 39.4 km. Global time and date of event 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 19:39:14 / November 30, 2018 @ 7:39 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 39.4 km (24 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes. Earthquake epicenter was 20 km (13 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 26 km (16 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), 42 km (26 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-one, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-two, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 16 km NNW of Anchorage, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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