Small quake shakes Gig Harbor area; no reports of damage
The Associated Press
Print This | Email This
Most Popular this week
2nd UPDATE — Fugitive captured on Port Angeles' west side after many Clallam residents issued electronic lock-up warning
6th UPDATE — Port Angeles smashes Bar Harbor, Maine — and now faces Chattanooga, Tenn. in championship for 'Best Town Ever' of 2015
Forks passes resolution calling for Olympic National Park to minimize West End damage from Highway 101 work
Spokesman Ed Troyer said dispatchers had a half-dozen calls from people who felt it.
The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network recorded the quake at 11:41 a.m. Tuesday. It was shallow — just 3 miles deep — and centered 13 miles south of Port Orchard and 23 miles north of Olympia.
The seismic network website indicated the quake was felt on the Key Peninsula, parts of Kitsap County and the Olympia area.
Last modified: August 20. 2013 6:17PM