A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.99 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Snoqualmie in Washington. Exact location of event, longitude -121.8239975 West, latitude 47.5213318 North, depth = 16.28 km. The 3.99-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:22:12 / 3:22 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00nul4sz, uw61064752. Id of event: uw61064752. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.28 km (10 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Snoqualmie in Washington (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/09/15 / 2015-09-12 22:22:12 / September 12, 2015 @ 10:22 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Stanwood, Camano, Tanglewilde-Thompson Place (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Renton (c. 90 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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