Mag. 0.7 earthquake - 6.7 miles NE of Ashford, Washington, on Friday, 30 October 2020 at 01:43 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 0.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
30 Oct 05:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
Depth: 10.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.82883°N / 121.93467°W (Washington, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mount Rainier (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NE of Ashford (pop: 217)
43 km (27 mi) SE of South Hill (pop: 52,400)
43 km (27 mi) SE of Elk Plain (Pierce County) (pop: 14,200)
58 km (36 mi) SSE of Auburn (pop: 77,000)
58 km (36 mi) SE of Lakewood (pop: 59,800)
61 km (38 mi) SE of Tacoma (pop: 207,900)
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Seattle (pop: 684,500)
156 km (97 mi) NNE of Portland (Oregon) (pop: 632,300)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 105 joules (0.197 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 0.7||10.2 km||10 Km NE of Ashford, Washington, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 0.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.