A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from University Place in Washington on Monday. The temblor was reported at 23:45:01 / 11:45 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: uw61434702. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61434702. The epicenter was at a depth of 55.04 km (34 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.5375 West, latitude 47.2626667 North, depth = 55.04 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/10/18 / 2018-10-30 07:45:01 / October 30, 2018 @ 7:45 am.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Chehalis, Silver Firs, Mill Creek. Event epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Renton (c. 90 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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