A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Maple Valley in Washington. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.58 km (8 miles). Exact location, longitude -122.05867° West, latitude 47.420166° North, depth = 13.58 km. Unique identifier: uw61086292. Ids that are associated to the event: uw61086292. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:20:01 / 5:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/11/15 / 2015-11-02 13:20:01 / November 2, 2015 @ 1:20 pm.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Olympia, Tulalip, Lacey (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 29 km (18 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 35 km (21 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km NNW of Maple Valley, Washington. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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