A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91000009 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Yelm in Washington. Event id: uw61533426. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61533426. The temblor was detected at 04:53:15 / 4:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.630001068115 km (25 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/07/19 / 2019-07-05 12:53:15 / July 5, 2019 @ 12:53 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.485496521 West, latitude 46.88750076294 North, depth = 39.630001068115 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Renton (c. 90 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Federal Way (c. 89 300 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Auburn (c. 70 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Newcastle, Bremerton, Manchester (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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