A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:52:25 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:52 pm. Unique identifier: ak20463355. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20463355. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 39.1 km (24 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9376 West, latitude 61.4683 North, depth = 39.1 km. The temblor was detected at 18:52:25 / 6:52 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 28 km (17 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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