A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -149.9121° West, 61.486° North, depth 54.7 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:27:29 / 6:27 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:27:29 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:27 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20463326. Unique identifier: ak20463326. The epicenter was at a depth of 54.7 km (34 miles).
The epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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