A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southern Alaska on Friday. Event id: ak20463424. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20463424. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 20:01:47 / November 30, 2018 @ 8:01 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.8 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 20:01:47 / 8:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.9828 West, latitude 61.4687 North, depth = 39.8 km.
Event epicenter was 28 km (18 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Eagle River (c. 24 800 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Knik-Fairview (c. 14 900 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Lakes (c. 8 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Tanaina (c. 8 200 pop). 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.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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