A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.8 km (25 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 23:12:57 / November 30, 2018 @ 11:12 pm. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:12:57 / 11:12 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463598. Id of event: ak20463598. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9312 West, latitude 61.4862 North, depth = 40.8 km.
Nearby 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. Event epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 28 km (17 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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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