A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.57 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Enetai in Washington. Unique identifier: uw61265017. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008rey, uw61265017. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.82 km (16 miles). Global time and date of event 11/05/17 / 2017-05-11 07:35:24 / May 11, 2017 @ 7:35 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 23:35:24 / 11:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.5921667 West, latitude 47.5828333 North, depth = 25.82 km.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Oak Harbor, Arlington, Stanwood (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 20 km (12 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Renton (c. 90 900 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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