A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9000001 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Enetai in Washington on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/12/20 / 2020-12-19 15:30:45 / December 19, 2020 @ 3:30 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.709999084473 km (13 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: uw61706156. Unique identifier: uw61706156. The temblor was detected at 15:30:45 / 3:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.57299804688 West, latitude 47.592998504639 North, depth = 21.709999084473 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 18 km (11 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 39 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), 35 km (22 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arlington, Stanwood, Yelm (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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