A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Big Lake in Alaska on Friday. The temblor was detected at 08:44:08 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.9159° West, 61.5117° North, depth 36.6 km. Global time and date of event 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 17:44:08 / November 30, 2018 @ 5:44 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463273. Id of event: ak20463273. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.6 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 33 km (20 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Wasilla (c. 7 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palmer, Gateway, Lakes (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-two, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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