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Small quake shakes Packwood area

Post by Jeff Mayor / The News Tribune on April 6, 2011 at 12:44 pm with No Comments »
April 6, 2011 12:44 pm

A magnitude 3.4 earthquake occurred at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday near Mount Rainier, 17 miles east of Ashford, according to the Associated Press.

The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network reports a dozen people reported light shaking, mostly in the Packwood area, said the AP story.

Did you, or anyone you know, feel the quake?

This is an image of the seismograph at Hoodsport, showing the earthquake that struck near Mount Rainier. (Pacific Northwest Seismic Network)
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