A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9362779855728 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Fall City in Washington on Saturday. Unique identifier: uw61541156. Ids that are associated to the event: uw61541156. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.60000038147 km (10 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:02:03 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.83283233643 West, latitude 47.604499816895 North, depth = 15.60000038147 km. Global time and date of event 03/08/19 / 2019-08-03 22:02:03 / August 3, 2019 @ 10:02 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Steilacoom, Elk Plain, Spanaway (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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