A minor earthquake magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Royal City in Washington on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.35 km (-0 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:12:49 / 8:12 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: uw61528556. Unique identifier: uw61528556. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/06/19 / 2019-06-16 16:12:49 / June 16, 2019 @ 4:12 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -119.733 West, latitude 46.827333333333 North, depth = -0.35 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pasco, Wenatchee, East Wenatchee Bench. Earthquake epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Yakima (c. 91 100 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Pasco (c. 59 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Richland (c. 48 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Wenatchee (c. 31 900 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Moses Lake (c. 20 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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