A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Warm Beach in Washington. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/11/15 / 2015-11-30 18:36:24 / November 30, 2015 @ 6:36 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -122.3775024° West, 48.1936684° North, depth 14.49 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.49 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 10:36:24 / 10:36 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61094672. Id of event: uw61094672.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was East Port Orchard, Parkwood, White Center (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Bellingham (c. 80 900 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Marysville (c. 60 000 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 2 km NNW of Warm Beach, Washington. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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