A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Fall City in Washington. Event id: uw61559486. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61559486. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.41 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/11/19 / 2019-11-09 15:38:56 / November 9, 2019 @ 3:38 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -121.80566666667 West, latitude 47.601333333333 North, depth = 17.41 km. The temblor was reported at 07:38:56 / 7:38 am (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 39 km (25 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Camano, Stanwood, Fort Lewis. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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