A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9474 West, latitude 61.5049 North, depth = 33.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 23:15:39 / November 30, 2018 @ 11:15 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak20463600. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463600. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:15:39 / 11:15 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.3 km (21 miles).
Event epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). 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).
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 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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