A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from West Lake Sammamish in Washington. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.32 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us60006m88, uw61562776. Unique identifier: uw61562776. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:25:05 / 6:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/12/19 / 2019-12-05 02:25:05 / December 5, 2019 @ 2:25 am. Exact location of earthquake, -122.045° West, 47.571° North, depth 19.32 km.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Camano, Arlington, DuPont. Earthquake epicenter was 22 km (14 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 12 km (8 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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