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Minor earthquake, 3.16000009 mag strikes near Amanda Park in Washington

Earthquake location 47.485668182373S, -123.6181640625WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.16000009 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Amanda Park in Washington. Exact location of event, depth 32.330001831055 km, -123.6181640625° West, 47.485668182373° North. Global time and date of event 27/06/20 / 2020-06-27 11:25:51 / June 27, 2020 @ 11:25 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: uw61638072. Unique identifier: uw61638072. The 3.16000009-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:25:51 / 11:25 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.330001831055 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Maplewood, Gig Harbor, Tanglewilde-Thompson Place (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Olympia (c. 46 500 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Lacey (c. 42 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Bremerton (c. 37 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Silverdale (c. 19 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Port Angeles (c. 19 000 pop).

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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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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. 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: 21 km E of Amanda Park, Washington.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.16000009 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -123.6181640625° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 47.485668182373° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 32.330001831055 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 21 km E of Amanda Park, Washington Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-27 11:25:51 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-27 11:30:40 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 2.53 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 automatic 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 154 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 43 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.189999998 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 47 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 uw61638072 Id of event.
Event Code 61638072 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uw61638072, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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