Past earthquakes in Olympia, Washington, USA: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 11, 2022 23:25 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 6 quakes above magnitude 3
  • 83 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 1379 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In 2021, Olympia had 6 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 83 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 1379 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Strongest quake: Mag. 3.9 | 26 mi NW of Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, USA -

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Friday, December 31, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 31, 2021 1:10 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 31, 2021 21:10 GMT)
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Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Dec 30, 2021 5:34 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 31, 2021 01:34 GMT)
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Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 2 reportsMoreMap
Thursday, December 30, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 29, 2021 11:41 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 30, 2021 07:41 GMT)
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Oregon, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 29, 2021 7:07 am (GMT -8) (Dec 29, 2021 15:07 GMT)
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Washington, 19 mi northwest of The Dalles, Wasco County, Oregon, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Dec 28, 2021 6:47 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 29, 2021 02:47 GMT)
2.0

10.7 km
4 Km SE of Swede Heaven, Washington MoreMap
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 28, 2021 11:29 am (GMT -8) (Dec 28, 2021 19:29 GMT)
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5.3 mi northwest of Seattle, King County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Monday, December 27, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 27, 2021 12:18 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 27, 2021 20:18 GMT)
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2.5 mi southwest of Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Friday, December 24, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 24, 2021 1:38 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 24, 2021 21:38 GMT)
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12 mi southeast of Auburn, King County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Dec 24, 2021 1:45 am (GMT -8) (Dec 24, 2021 09:45 GMT)
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13 mi southeast of Redmond, King County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 3 reportsMoreMap
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 21, 2021 1:41 am (GMT -8) (Dec 21, 2021 09:41 GMT)
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3.4 mi northeast of Bellevue, King County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Monday, December 20, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 19, 2021 10:04 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 20, 2021 06:04 GMT)
2.0

45 km
61 mi northwest of Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, USA MoreMap
Sunday, December 19, 2021 GMT (4 quakes)
Dec 19, 2021 15:44 GMT
1.8

40 km
9 mi northwest of Forks, Clallam County, Washington, USA MoreMap
Dec 19, 2021 4:00 am (GMT -8) (Dec 19, 2021 12:00 GMT)
2.1

36 km
8 Km SW of Tokeland, Washington MoreMap
Dec 19, 2021 2:12 am (GMT -8) (Dec 19, 2021 10:12 GMT)
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2.9 mi southeast of Lake Park, Pierce County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Dec 19, 2021 1:28 am (GMT -8) (Dec 19, 2021 09:28 GMT)
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2.9 mi southeast of Lake Park, Pierce County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Saturday, December 18, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 18, 2021 4:25 am (GMT -8) (Dec 18, 2021 12:25 GMT)
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0.6 mi southeast of South Hill, Pierce County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Thursday, December 16, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 15, 2021 11:15 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 16, 2021 07:15 GMT)
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Washington, 3.3 mi east of Renton, USA (unconfirmed) 2 reportsMoreMap
Dec 15, 2021 6:15 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 16, 2021 02:15 GMT)
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11 mi east of South Hill, Pierce County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 2 reportsMoreMap
Monday, December 13, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 13, 2021 2:14 am (GMT -8) (Dec 13, 2021 10:14 GMT)
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6.9 mi north of Marysville, Snohomish County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
Saturday, December 11, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 10, 2021 9:23 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 11, 2021 05:23 GMT)
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4.1 mi south of Bellevue, King County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 2 reportsMoreMap
Friday, December 10, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 9, 2021 8:03 pm (GMT -8) (Dec 10, 2021 04:03 GMT)
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12 mi northeast of Cherbourg, Clallam County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed) 1 reportMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.8 x 1010 joules (24.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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