A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8499999 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Enetai in Washington. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22 km (14 miles). Unique identifier: uw61624516. Ids that are associated to the event: uw61624516. The temblor was detected at 09:24:48 / 9:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/05/20 / 2020-05-12 17:24:48 / May 12, 2020 @ 5:24 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -122.56600189209° West, 47.587333679199° North, depth 22 km.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arlington, Stanwood, Yelm (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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 one and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km E of Enetai, Washington. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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