A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8327560424805 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Gold Bar in Washington on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.8800001144409 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: uw61683471. Event ids that are associated: uw61683471. The temblor was reported at 02:32:31 / 2:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.71299743652 West, latitude 47.75899887085 North, depth = 3.8800001144409 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/09/20 / 2020-09-15 02:32:31 / September 15, 2020 @ 2:32 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Prairie Ridge, Camano, Fife (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 49 km (31 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Renton (c. 90 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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