A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.97000003 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Darrington in Washington. The temblor was picked up at 01:56:38 / 1:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -121.6695022583 West, latitude 48.269664764404 North, depth = 8.8199996948242 km. Event id: uw61594802. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61594802. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.8199996948242 km (5 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/04/20 / 2020-04-07 09:56:38 / April 7, 2020 @ 9:56 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kirkland, Sammamish, Shoreline (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 51 km (32 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Marysville (c. 60 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Redmond (c. 54 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Shoreline (c. 53 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kirkland (c. 48 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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