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Did you feel it? 2.9 earthquake 8 KM from Friday Harbor

A 2.9 earthquake occurred at 9:55 p.m. Friday, April 5, five miles (8 kilometers)  NNW of Friday Harbor and 13 kilometers deep. In the past 24 hours the San Juan Islands have had nine earthquakes of 1.9 magnitude or above. The 2.9 was the highest. It is illustrated on the map as the Orange droplet.

You can add to the US Geological Survey's database by filling out a "Did you feel it?" report here. 

Chart showing all the recent quakes near San Juan Island

 

Recent Earthquakes in the San Juan Islands (M1.9 or higher):

about 19 hours ago 1.8 magnitude, 14 km depth

about 19 hours ago 1.9 magnitude, 15 km depth

about 19 hours ago 2.9 magnitude, 13 km depth

about 19 hours ago 1.8 magnitude, 4 km depth

a day ago 2.1 magnitude, 12 km depth

a day ago 1.7 magnitude, 13 km depth

a day ago 2.5 magnitude, 13 km depth

a day ago 2.2 magnitude, 13 km depth

a day ago 1.7 magnitude, 13 km depth

a day ago 1.7 magnitude, 15 km depth 


 As of Saturday morning, April 6 San Juan Island had:

9  earthquakes in the past 24 hours

13 earthquakes in the past 7 days

19 earthquakes in the past 30 days

84 earthquakes in the past 365 days

Fault lines in the San Juan Islands

Chart from the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network


United States has had: (M1.5 or greater)

52 earthquakes in the past 24 hours

420 earthquakes in the past 7 days

1,946 earthquakes in the past 30 days

66,734 earthquakes in the past 365 days

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