A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Manchester in Washington on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/05/17 / 2017-05-03 19:20:36 / May 3, 2017 @ 7:20 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.18 km (12 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:20:36 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -122.5636673° West, 47.5796661° North, depth 19.18 km. Event id: uw61277931. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61277931.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Oak Harbor, Arlington, Stanwood.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen 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. There are an estimated 130,000 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km NNW of Manchester, Washington. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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