Magnitude 4.6 natural disaster rumbles western WA

The Seattle Skyline and Mount Rainier

The quake occurred near Three Lakes, Washington at 2:51 a.m. local time. There were no immediate reports of damage in either event. An aftershock measuring 3.5 was measured minutes later in Monroe, Wash.

The outskirts of Seattle were hit with a 4.6 magnitude quake overnight on Thursday less than a week after a much stronger one rattled California.

"We were sound asleep and the whole house shook and we all woke up".

The Northwest is especially prone to earthquakes. "We are spooked and still awake", Rob Fuhriman told the station.

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The state Department of Transportation sent crews out to inspect bridges but no damage was found by Friday afternoon.

Exactly one week after 3 significant earthquakes hit the BC coast, a 4.6 magnitude quake struck near Seattle, WA early Friday.

A day earlier, B.C. recorded a 6.2-magnitude natural disaster between Vancouver Island and Haida Gwaii but it was unrelated to the one in California.

There isn't a connection between this natural disaster and the ones that rocked California earlier this month, Steele said.

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