Mag. 0.8 earthquake - 9 Km SW of Greenwater, Washington, USA, on Saturday, 24 October 2020 at 16:45 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 0.8 earthquake at 18 km depth
24 Oct 23:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 hours.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.0895°N / 121.73733°W (Washington, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mount Rainier (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Greenwater (Pierce County) (pop: 67)
23 km (14 mi) ESE of Enumclaw (King County) (pop: 11,600)
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Bonney Lake (Pierce County) (pop: 19,900)
41 km (25 mi) SE of Maple Valley (King County) (pop: 25,700)
42 km (26 mi) E of Graham (Pierce County) (pop: 23,500)
53 km (33 mi) E of Spanaway (pop: 27,200)
54 km (33 mi) SSE of Issaquah (King County) (pop: 36,100)
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Lynnwood (pop: 37,000)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 106 joules (0.278 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 0.8||18 km||9 Km SW of Greenwater, Washington, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 0.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.