A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 49.5 km (31 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20463430. Unique identifier: ak20463430. The temblor was reported at 20:04:44 / 8:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.8124° West, latitude 61.5206° North, depth = 49.5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 20:04:44 / November 30, 2018 @ 8:04 pm.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Anchorage, Elmendorf Air Force Base (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
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-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-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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