Friday, 19 July, 2019

Capitol Hill slept through an early morning Seattle natural disaster

The Seattle Skyline and Mount Rainier Donald Miralle—Getty Images for Rock'n'Roll Mar
Steven Clarke | 13 July, 2019, 21:55

It came days after a swarm of more than two dozen small earthquakes shook under Mount Hood.

The 4.6-magnitude quake hit just before 3 a.m.at Three Lakes, WA., located about 56 kilometres north of Seattle. There were no immediate reports of damage in either event.

Also Friday, there was a 4.9-magnitude natural disaster in Ridgecrest, CA., and a small 2.5-magnitude quake in Mexico City.

An overnight natural disaster with an epicentre around 65 kilometres north of Seattle was felt in British Columbia.

Dragon Quest Builders 2 celebrates its launch with a new trailer
As much as I enjoyed Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age, I think I might actually like Dragon Quest Builders 2 even more. Many of the Dragon Quest RPG characteristics are implemented and keep the game from feeling like a copy of Minecraft .

Exactly one week after 3 significant earthquakes hit the BC coast, a 4.6 magnitude quake struck near Seattle, WA early Friday. The USGS said it received reports of people feeling the shaking from Vancouver to near Wenatchee, Washington.

It was the largest in Southern California since the 1994 magnitude 6.6 Northridge quake.

David Caruso, a USGS geophysicist, told The Seattle Times the Washington state quake was due to a thrust fault, in which one side of a fault pushed upward relative to its opposite side.

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