A minor earthquake magnitude 2.94000006 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Darrington in Washington. Exact location of event, depth -0.43000000715256 km, -121.32233428955° West, 48.253833770752° North. The 2.94000006-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:41:13 / 1:41 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/02/20 / 2020-02-08 09:41:13 / February 8, 2020 @ 9:41 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of -0.43000000715256 km (-0 miles). Id of earthquake: uw61572567. Event ids that are associated: uw61572567.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Burlington, Stanwood, Maltby. The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Marysville (c. 60 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Mount Vernon (c. 31 700 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Lake Stevens (c. 28 100 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from West Lake Stevens (c. 21 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 20 km E of Darrington, Washington.
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