A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 40.1 km, -150.1311° West, 61.408° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.1 km (25 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:57:19 / 5:57 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak20463286. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463286. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 17:57:19 / November 30, 2018 @ 5:57 pm.
Epicenter of the event was 24 km (15 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). Close 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.
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-three, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and twelve 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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