Strong mag. 5.8 earthquake - Anchorage Parish, 2.6 mi south of Alaska City, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 17:35 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.0 quake Matanuska-Susitna Parish, 7.8 mi north of Alaska City, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, November, 30 2018 17:29 GMT, which had occurred 6 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 5.8 earthquake - Anchorage Parish, 2.6 mi south of Alaska City, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 17:35 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.8 earthquake at 14 km depth

30 Nov 17:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 40.0 to 38.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 38.0 to 39.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 39.0 to 38.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 38.0 to 14.0 km.
Date & time: Nov 30, 2018 17:35:35 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 61.18°N / 149.9°W (Anchorage, Alaska, United States)
Antipode: 61.18°S / 30.1°E
Nearest volcano: Spurr (128 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) S of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Eagle River (Anchorage) (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Big Lake (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Knik-Fairview (pop: 14,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Girdwood (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSW of Wasilla (pop: 9,280) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Gateway (pop: 5,550) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Fishhook (pop: 4,680) --> See nearby quakes!
922 km (573 mi) WNW of Juneau (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.814 km SOUTHERN ALASKAEMSC
5.740 km- 4km NNW of Anchorage, AlaskaUSGS
5.750 kmSouthern AlaskaGeoAu

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Branson Mo / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Mo contracted compensation 7mm within DWN.B10YRSOLD y2k year. followed 40412years L.D.D ",Appointed assistant MemberAdvicer of Board Trustee planning of resolution.final decision Appointee  
Elmendorf Air Force Base, Anchorage County, Alaska (14.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Farm Loop, Matanuska-Susitna, Alaska (68.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Kenai, Alaska (101.8 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Alaska City, Anchorage (5.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Eagle River, Anchorage, Alaska (26.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
near Alaska City, Anchorage (8.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Severe shaking (MMI VIII) : Was in bed when it happen very, very strong shaking. (reported through our app)  
Seattle, west side of Puget Sound / Weak shaking (MMI III) : In Seattle felt vibration about 10 minutes after the big 7.0 quake, which we did not feel at all. Odd.  
99507 / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Mary Silver. st Louis / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I felt this 3 or 4 days ago. I told my husband. We looked to see if Earth Quakes were in Missouri. There were none. But I went to predictor web site and seen Alaska as well as Iran were being predicted. I know it’s crazy , but I felt the shake and my walls were shaking and I was scarced to death.  
Elmendorf Air Force Base, Anchorage County, Alaska (9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Ninilchik, AK / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
2651 E Quite Circle, wasilla, AK 99654 / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
99709 / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Sterling (87.2 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
south anchorage, 100th ave & Southport area / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : almost every picture and vase on shelves or furniture shaken off and broken  
1508 g street, anchorage, alaska / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : when the earthquake hit, I said bad words. the earthquake knocked over a bunch of stuff. a big aftershock came while I was still picking up stuff in my room. it was one he** of an earthquake(excuse my language). it reminds me of the alf episode "shake, rattle and roll" in which there's an earthquake.  
Nikiski, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska (86.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Fairbanks (397.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I just mistakenly submitted a report for the 17:41 quake that should be submitted for the 17:35 quake. I hope you can make the correction.  
Delta Junction (388.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Started with a rumbling, vibrations caused windchimes to ring. The whole house rocked/swayed side to side for long after the rumbling ceased.  
Willow, AK (114.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Anchorage / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : It broke pretty much everything that was on shelves. Severe damage to contents of home  
fairbanks / Light shaking (MMI IV) : woke me up  
Butte Palmer AK / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : it was felt very strongly and alarmed every one even our little one year old.  
Soldotna (98.4 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Lasted a longlong time and opened the dishwasher door (reported through our app)  
Butte Palmer AK / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Fairbanks (422.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I felt both earthquakes. It started out as a small rumble and a little shake but grew into shaking.  
Delta Junction / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Fairbanks, Alaska / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Awake and laying down, lasted 20 to 30 seconds. Intensity of shaking varied during that time.  
Soldotna, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska (99.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Shaking not so bad but a few minutes after that holyshit everything was shaking Kenai Peninsula Alaska (reported through our app)  
Tok, AK (21.6 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Soldotna alaska / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Fairbanks / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : North pole.. Quake shook entire house. Lights swinging.. Seemed to last about 4 min  
North Pole, Alaska (496.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was just waking up around 0830-ish am. House starting shifting and creaking for almost 30 seconds then stopped.  
Tok / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was leaning against a wall of the Tok School. I could feel the wall and floor moving side to side. The lights were swinging side to side that were dangling from the ceiling. I felt a dizziness.  
Fairbanks / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Soldotna, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska (102.4 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Just a baby shake but could fell the after shocks for the whole 6 minutes until the next one kicked in.  
Alaska City, Anchorage (2.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Palmer Alaska / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Almost extreme vibration with short wavelength at first. Lots of items on floor.  
Nikiski alaska (95.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Fairbanks / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Laying on my floor and my house started shaking I’m on fort Wainwright. It lasted 20 or more seconds  
Anchor point alaksa / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Alaska City, Anchorage (1.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
unspecified (256 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Cordova (United States of America, 240 km E of epicenter) : Swaying (reported through EMSC)  
Talkeetna (United States of America, 119 km NW of epicenter) : I was at school going to class and I saw the lights starting to swing and all of a sudden the ground shakes really hard, I pull my friend and a little 6th grader under the doorway and we sit there for about 5 min until we were told it was safe. (reported through EMSC)  
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