A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97000003 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Mirrormont in Washington on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -121.99433135986° West, latitude 47.473167419434° North, depth = 18.129999160767 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:11:23 / 6:11 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/05/20 / 2020-05-31 06:11:23 / May 31, 2020 @ 6:11 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.129999160767 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: uw61634706. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61634706.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tanglewilde-Thompson Place, Yelm, Tulalip. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop).
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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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