Mag. 0.7 earthquake - 6.7 miles NE of Ashford, Washington, on Friday, 30 October 2020 at 01:43 (GMT) -

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.
Date & time: 30 Oct 2020 01:43:12 UTC -
Magnitude: 0.7
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 0.710.2 km10 Km NE of Ashford, Washington, USAUSGS

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Vancouver Washington / not felt / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I think I felt an Earthquake or aftershock about 10 minutes ago. So that would be 10:30pm Pacific Standard Time. I live in Vancouver Washington. The shaking/Vibration lasted anot 5 seconds. P
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