A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/12/18 / 2018-12-08 08:25:38 / December 8, 2018 @ 8:25 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak20466829. Event ids that are associated: ak20466829. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.3 km (13 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:25:38 / 11:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -150.0848° West, 61.4052° North, depth 20.3 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 43 km (27 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 six, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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