A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Poulsbo in Washington. Exact location, longitude -122.600502° West, latitude 47.7039986° North, depth = 20.11 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.11 km (12 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: uw61131976. Unique identifier: uw61131976. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/03/16 / 2016-03-12 08:36:45 / March 12, 2016 @ 8:36 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 00:36:45 / 12:36 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Port Angeles, Lacey, Graham. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 4 km SE of Poulsbo, Washington. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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