A minor earthquake magnitude 2.96000004 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Packwood in Washington. Event id: uw61597087. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61597087. Exact location of event, depth 3.0599999427795 km, -121.91333007812° West, 46.763999938965° North. The 2.96000004-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:46:03 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.0599999427795 km (2 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/04/20 / 2020-04-12 13:46:03 / April 12, 2020 @ 1:46 pm UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Federal Way (c. 89 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Auburn (c. 70 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Lakewood (c. 58 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fairwood, Des Moines, Wollochet.
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. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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