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Minor earthquake, 3.3 mag was detected near Snoqualmie in Washington

Earthquake location 47.5216675S, -121.8201675WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Snoqualmie in Washington on Tuesday. Event id: uw61065847. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61065847. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.2 km (10 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/15 / 2015-09-15 10:53:12 / September 15, 2015 @ 10:53 am. The temblor was reported at 03:53:12 / 3:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -121.8201675 West, latitude 47.5216675 North, depth = 16.2 km.

Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arlington, DuPont, Fort Lewis (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Seattle (c. 608 700 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Tacoma (c. 198 400 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Bellevue (c. 122 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Everett (c. 103 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Kent (c. 92 400 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 0 km SSE of Snoqualmie, Washington.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -121.8201675° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 47.5216675° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 16.2 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 0km SSE of Snoqualmie, Washington Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-09-15 10:53:12 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-09-15 11:03:30 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 168 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network uw The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,uw, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 39 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.097 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.13 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 64 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type md The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID uw61065847 Id of event.
Event Code 61065847 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uw61065847, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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