5.5 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Washington state

August 19, 2012WASHINGTONA magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck off the coast of the West Coast state of Washington on Sunday, the United States Geological Survey said. The earthquake was followed by a 4.5 magnitude aftershock. The depth was reported at 6.3 miles and the quake was located 190 miles west of Neah Bay, the USGS said. There was no immediate statement from the U.S. Pacific Tsunami Warning Center based in Hawaii on the quake. –Reuters
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11 Responses to 5.5 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Washington state

  1. Thanks for providing this kind of information! Do you mind if I occasionally link to your blog?
    -TDS

  2. Wendy says:

    Well nice to get validation..this is what I was sensing in my last posts…thanks again Alvin

  3. misstroas says:

    Seems like these eq’s are becoming more shallow

  4. Artoro says:

    Alvin:

    Could this be the beginning of something big?

  5. Angelita says:

    Im from Washington…its not clear where exactly this quake was…i didnt feel anything

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