A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Anchorage in Alaska. The temblor was reported at 10:15:51 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 35.6 km, -150.0628° West, 61.3599° North. Unique identifier: ak20463381. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20463381. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.6 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 19:15:51 / November 30, 2018 @ 7:15 pm UTC/GMT.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-six, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-seven, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 18 km NNW of Anchorage, Alaska.
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