A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463404. Id of event: ak20463404. The epicenter was at a depth of 41.1 km (26 miles). Global time and date of event 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 19:41:30 / November 30, 2018 @ 7:41 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 10:41:30 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 41.1 km, -150.1111° West, 61.4792° North.
Earthquake epicenter was 31 km (19 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). 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.
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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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