A minor earthquake magnitude 3.21 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Ault Field in Washington. Unique identifier: uw61123512. Ids that are associated to the event: uw61123512. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.11 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 18:06:36 / April 5, 2016 @ 6:06 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.21-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:06:36 / 11:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -122.8463364 West, latitude 48.3995018 North, depth = 50.11 km.
Nearby country/countries, Canada (c. 33 679 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Langley, Mountlake Terrace, North Cowichan. Earthquake epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Surrey (c. 395 000 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Victoria (c. 289 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Ladner (c. 200 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Langley (c. 93 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 14 km WNW of Ault Field, Washington. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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