A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude -150.0649 West, latitude 61.4122 North, depth = 38.8 km. Global time and date of event 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:59:54 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:59 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak20463364. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20463364. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:59:54 / 6:59 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 38.8 km (24 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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