Mag. 1.8 earthquake - Explosion - 6 Km S of Port Ludlow, Washington, USA, on Monday, 26 October 2020 at 18:39 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 0 km depth
27 Oct 00:02 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 hours.
Depth: 0.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.86967°N / 122.69383°W (Washington, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mount Baker (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NNW of Lofall (pop: 2,290)
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Hansville (pop: 3,090)
16 km (10 mi) N of Bangor Trident Base (Kitsap County) (pop: 6,050)
25 km (15 mi) WNW of Edmonds (pop: 41,400)
30 km (19 mi) NNW of Bainbridge Island (Kitsap County) (pop: 23,800)
30 km (19 mi) WSW of Mukilteo (pop: 21,200)
40 km (25 mi) NW of Seattle (pop: 684,500)
157 km (97 mi) SSE of Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada) (pop: 600,000)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.8||0.2 km||Explosion - 6 Km S of Port Ludlow, Washington, USA||USGS|
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