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Small earthquake hits off Port Townsend

A small earthquake struck near Port Townsend in Admiralty Bay

Published on April 21, 2017 12:01AM

Last changed on April 21, 2017 1:37AM


PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. (AP) A small earthquake struck near Port Townsend in Admiralty Bay.

The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network says the earthquake happened shortly after 10 p.m. Wednesday between Port Townsend and Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island.

The 3.1-magnitude quake occurred at a depth of about 14 miles.

No damage was reported.

The Seattle Times reports (https://goo.gl/U0vW4G ) more than 100 residents in nearby areas reported feeling the shake.



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