A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.83999991 (ml/mb) was reported 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Normandy Park in Washington on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.209999084473 km (11 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: uw61512206. Unique identifier: uw61512206. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/19 / 2019-02-20 17:12:37 / February 20, 2019 @ 5:12 pm. Exact location, longitude -122.34383392334° West, latitude 47.4375° North, depth = 18.209999084473 km. The 2.83999991-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:12:37 / 9:12 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 19 km (12 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop). 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 Tulalip, Marysville, Lake Stevens.
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 has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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