Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 10 mi east of Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, USA, on Monday, Jun 6, 2022 at 6:58 pm (GMT -7) -

Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 10 mi east of Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, USA, on Monday, Jun 6, 2022 at 6:58 pm (GMT -7) Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 10 mi east of Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, USA, on Monday, Jun 6, 2022 at 6:58 pm (GMT -7)

Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 7 km depth

7 Jun 02:00 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.
7 Jun 02:09: Now using data updates from USGS
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7 Jun 17:54: Magnitude recalculated from 2.8 to 2.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 3.8 to 6.8 km (from 2.4 to 4.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 0.9 km (0.6 mi) towards NW.
Update Tue, 7 Jun 2022, 02:06
Seismic-like event, possible earthquake, reported about 10 minutes ago near Portland, Oregon, USA
We are receiving unverified early reports of ground shaking possibly caused by seismic activity in or near Portland, Oregon, USA on 7 Jun 2022 (GMT) at approximately 01:57 GMT.
There are no details yet on the magnitude or depth of this possible quake. If confirmed, we can expect more accurate data to emerge in the next few minutes. The location, magnitude and time mentioned are indicative, based on our best-fit seismic model. They are temporary until our AllQuakes monitoring service receives more exact scientific data from a national or international seismological agency. Check back here shortly and stay safe.

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Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 7, 2022 01:58:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, Jun 6, 2022 at 6:58 pm (GMT -7)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.7
Depth6.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude45.622°N / 122.45583°W (Clark, Washington, United States)
Antipode45.622°S / 57.544°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt418 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoWest Crater (41 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities4 km (2 mi) SE of Mill Plain (pop: 7,870) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
6 km (4 mi) NW of La Camas (pop: 21,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
9 km (6 mi) WNW of Washougal (pop: 15,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) ESE of Orchards (pop: 19,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
12 km (7 mi) SE of Five Corners (pop: 18,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) N of Eugene (Oregon) (pop: 110,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) E of Vancouver (pop: 172,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (13 mi) ENE of Portland (Oregon) (pop: 632,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeFew Clouds 17.6°C (64 F), humidity: 55%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from WNW
Estimated seismic energy released7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.76.8 kmWashington-Oregon Border RegionUSGS
2.710 kmPORTLAND URBAN AREA, WASHINGTONEMSC
2.76.8 kmWashington-Oregon Border RegionRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake (427)

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Washougal, WA / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Loud boom and the entire house shook for maybe 1 second | 8 users found this interesting.  
Camas, WA 98607 / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / very short : Single hard bump, duration about a second or less. Felt like something hit the house or the concussion from a distant explosion. It rattled the windows slightly. No apparent damage. | 4 users found this interesting.  
southeast vancouver, wa (253.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : I briefly thought that may have been an earthquake. Then heard later that one was reported in this area. I wouldn't have reported it if I hadn't seen the reports as I wasn't sure what it was. It was very brief. | 3 users found this interesting.  
Camas, Washington (2.5 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : It was as if something really heavy fell on the floor upstairs and shook the house. It was accompanied by a shuddering sound. | One user found this interesting.  
Camas, WA (0.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Second floor of home. Walls and floor shook. Sounded like large truck was driving down road. Rumbling noise. | One user found this interesting.  
Washougal, Clark (8.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Felt and sounded like a truck ran into the side of my house. I live at the top of Prune Hill in Camas. | One user found this interesting.  
Vancouver, WA (3.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Upstairs in my bedroom, felt like a bomb went off nearby. Felt a slight rise then, fall bump of my house. | One user found this interesting.  
3693 ne 122nd ave portland OR 97230 (10.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : felt about 5 very mild bumps in quick succession. Was sitting reclined on a couch in an upper floor apartment. felt it across my back where the weight of my body was pressing against the couch. | One user found this interesting.  
Fishers Landing East, Vancouver WA (4.2 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Felt abrupt shake, dog ran into other room. At first I thought vibration was from the dog moving suddenly | One user found this interesting.  
Vancouver, WA 98661 (21.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Was lounging and heard and felt the building shake for a few seconds. It felt like my washing machine was off balance but it wasn’t in use. I am on the 7th floor of a high rise condo. | One user found this interesting.  
Camas, WA (2.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : My husband and I were in the living room watching tv. We have a lot of huge windows next to us. We both saw and felt them shake briefly. It was noticeable that it wasn't anything else. We both jumped up and said we just had an earthquake. | One user found this interesting.  
camas, washington (3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I was in my home, 2nd story laying in bed. I felt a mild rumble like the garage was opening. Then the rumbling continues for 1-3 seconds, intensified at the 2 second mark, then abruptly stopped. | One user found this interesting.  
Vancouver Washington (4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Sitting in my living room with my sisters, we suddenly felt the whole house vibrate. It felt as though a giant tried to push our house out of his walking path. It lasted about 2 seconds. You could hear the house creek I g in the house as it vibrated. | One user found this interesting.  
Prune Hill, Camas WA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Sudden downward motion followed by brief shaking. | 3 users found this interesting.  
Camas Washington / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 1-2 s : Rumble sounds, woosh up than thump down. There were three of us on the top floor of a daylight basement home. I guessed an earthquake, the other two thought the house got hit with a tree and went looking outside. Glad we weren't imagining things. Lol | One user found this interesting.  
Washougal Washington / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Light shaking woke me up from a nap. I've had a bad headache all afternoon. Shook for 5 seconds. Pictures were moving on walls | One user found this interesting.  
Vancouver, WA. / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : house cracked and rumble on the couch. Also the date is wrong everything else is correct.. the date should be June 6th. | One user found this interesting.  
Camas, WA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vibration and rolling / very short : Very brief. Felt like moved East to west felt on lower floor. Rolling through and a bang. No shaking. On west side of Prune hill. | One user found this interesting.  
Prune Hill, Camas, WA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : We felt the house shake for a couple of seconds. Not like the big quakes we experienced in California over the years. | One user found this interesting.  
Camas / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : I was working at my desk and it shook. I'd compare it to what it feels like when an older washing machine goes into spin mode and shakes. Very brief. | One user found this interesting.  
Vancouver wa (6.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : I was sitting down having dinner and my table vibrated and then I looked at the time on my phone and it was 6:58 pm I went back to the roof of my house and I also heard it vibrate and got a little scared  
98662 (10 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Rattling, shaking, sounded like a big truck driving by, house shook. Checking security camera, no truck driving by at the time.  
Camas, Washington (3.2 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : I have felt trimmers before, and the people in my house think that I am silly, but this time I happen to be sitting on the edge of my bed and I saw and heard the sliding glass doors of my shower move, plus the wooden frames mirror on the wall and the curt  
Vancouver (11.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : There was a sudden thump, the house creaked. It almost felt like a pressure wave ran across me. Went outside just to make nothing had landed on the roof.  
Vancouver, WA (3.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Upstairs in my bedroom, felt like a bomb went off nearby. Felt a slight rise then, fall bump of my house.  
Vancouver Washington 7th st (6.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating : Laying in bed trying to fall asleep,in 2nd story apartment building. Felt a jolt then a little shake then stopped. Shorter duration quake than others I've felt in the past but more jolting initially. Could hear items in the home rattling. My mom 15 minute  
Vancouver, Washington (clark county) (4.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 1-2 s : I was 0laying a game on my latop and all of a sudden the floor started rumbling and all the furniture was shaking a little bit.  
vancouver washington (3.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Side to side jolts a few times. Very obvious movement but didn't notice pictures/glass/cabinets rattling.  
camas, wa (3.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sitting on my bed doing homework and all of a sudden i feel my entire room/house shake for a few seconds.  
La Camas, Clark, Washington (3.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Sitting in my quiet kitchen when house started shaking with enough force for me to believe it may have been a small earthquake  
Camas, WA (4.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s : We were sitting on the couch inside and it felt like something big hit the house | One user found this interesting.  
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