A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 23:24:31 / November 30, 2018 @ 11:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.0844 West, latitude 61.4162 North, depth = 42.8 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20463608. Unique identifier: ak20463608. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 42.8 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 23:24:31 / 11:24 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes. Event epicenter was 24 km (15 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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