Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Grays Harbor County, 50 mi west of Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington, USA, on Sunday, 10 June 2001 at 13:19 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 40 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 40.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.1675°N / 123.5025°W (Grays Harbor, Washington, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mount Rainier (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) NNW of Elma (pop: 3,030) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NE of Aberdeen (Grays Harbor County) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Olympia (pop: 50,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Tumwater (Thurston County) (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) WNW of Lacey (pop: 46,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) W of Lakewood (pop: 59,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) W of Tacoma (pop: 207,900) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) W of Federal Way (pop: 95,200) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) WSW of Kent (pop: 127,000) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) WSW of Seattle (pop: 684,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.0||40 km||Olympic Peninsula, Washington (USA)||USGS|
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