A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.28999996 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Ravensdale in Washington on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/12/20 / 2020-12-30 17:31:56 / December 30, 2020 @ 5:31 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 14.979999542236 km, -122.01716613769° West, 47.335998535156° North. Id of earthquake: uw61707531. Event ids that are associated: uw61707531. The temblor was reported at 17:31:56 / 5:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.979999542236 km (9 miles).
Event epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Marysville, Tumwater, Lake Stevens.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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