A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Riverbend in Washington. Exact location, longitude -121.6433334° West, latitude 47.4088326° North, depth = 3.92 km. Event id: uw61229917. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61229917. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.92 km (2 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:02:24 / 5:02 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/01/17 / 2017-01-22 13:02:24 / January 22, 2017 @ 1:02 pm.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Marysville, Tracyton, Fort Lewis. Epicenter of the earthquake was 56 km (35 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 47 km (30 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 10 km SE of Riverbend, Washington. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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