A minor earthquake magnitude 2.94000006 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Entiat in Washington on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.420000076294 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -120.32583618164° West, latitude 47.720832824707° North, depth = 10.420000076294 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/04/20 / 2020-04-15 13:59:37 / April 15, 2020 @ 1:59 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 05:59:37 / 5:59 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: uw61606941. Event ids that are associated: uw61606941.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ephrata, Quincy, East Wenatchee. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 33 km (21 miles) from Wenatchee (c. 31 900 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from East Wenatchee (c. 13 200 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from East Wenatchee Bench (c. 8 900 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Ephrata (c. 7 700 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Quincy (c. 6 800 pop).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 10 km WNW of Entiat, Washington.
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