A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88000011 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Tampico in Washington. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.63999998569489 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: uw61706181. Event ids that are associated: uw61706181. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/12/20 / 2020-12-20 02:10:10 / December 20, 2020 @ 2:10 am. Exact location of event, depth -0.63999998569489 km, -120.9126663208° West, 46.64966583252° North. The temblor was detected at 02:10:10 / 2:10 am (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Toppenish, Ellensburg, Terrace Heights (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Yakima (c. 91 100 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Ellensburg (c. 18 200 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from West Valley (c. 12 700 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Toppenish (c. 8 900 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Selah (c. 7 100 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km NNW of Tampico, Washington. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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