A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.48 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Cle Elum in Washington on Sunday. Event id: uw61252706. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008mik, uw61252706. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/02/17 / 2017-02-26 13:59:18 / February 26, 2017 @ 1:59 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.81 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -120.9881667 West, latitude 47.0691667 North, depth = 4.81 km. The temblor was reported at 05:59:18 / 5:59 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Snoqualmie, Enumclaw, North Bend (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 64 km (40 miles) from Yakima (c. 91 100 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Wenatchee (c. 31 900 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Ellensburg (c. 18 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from East Wenatchee (c. 13 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from West Valley (c. 12 700 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 eight 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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