Small magnitude 3.2 quake hits 8 miles east of Union Hill-Novelty Hill, Washington, United States early morning
Tue, 29 Dec 2020, 14:5614:56 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 occurred only 14 minutes ago 8 miles east of Union Hill-Novelty Hill, Washington, United States, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported.
3.2 quake 29 Dec 6:36 am (GMT -8)
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 9.8 miles beneath the epicenter near Union Hill-Novelty Hill, King County, Washington, USA, early morning on Tuesday 29 December 2020 at 6:36 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.2 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Union Hill-Novelty Hill (pop. 18,800) located 8 miles from the epicenter, Duvall (pop. 7,700) 8 miles away, Klahanie (pop. 10,700) 9 miles away, Snoqualmie (pop. 13,200) 10 miles away, Sammamish (pop. 52,300) 10 miles away, Cottage Lake (pop. 22,500) 11 miles away, Redmond (pop. 60,600) 12 miles away, and Issaquah (pop. 36,100) 12 miles away. In Seattle (pop. 684,500, 22 miles away), and Tacoma (pop. 207,900, 39 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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ΈΝΙΩΣΑ ΑΥΤΌ ΤΟ ΣΕΙΣΜΌ
Ημερομηνία & time: Tue, 29 Dec 14:36 UTC
Βάθος: 15.8 km
Επίκεντρο γεωγραφικό πλάτος / γεωγραφικό μήκος: 47.66417°N / 121.8645°W
Κύρια πηγή δεδομένων: USGS