A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Three Lakes in Washington. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6 km (4 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Three Lakes in Washington (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: at00puiwq1. Ids that are associated to the event: at00puiwq1, uw61535372. Exact location of event, depth 6 km, -122.007° West, 47.963° North. The temblor was reported at 01:51:37 / 1:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/07/19 / 2019-07-12 09:51:37 / July 12, 2019 @ 9:51 am.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Steilacoom, Orting, Lakewood (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Renton (c. 90 900 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Federal Way (c. 89 300 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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