King County, Washington, homeowners are shaken after the magnitude-3.8 earthquake.
Falls City, Washington, was rattled by a magnitude-3.8 earthquake that struck on Tuesday, August 8, 2023, at 3:17 a.m. Pacific Time. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake had a depth of about 9 miles.
The shaking was felt in Sammamish, Redmond, Bellevue, Renton, Seattle, and Tacoma.
An earthquake like this can serve as a reminder for those who do not have earthquake insurance to look for coverage today! Stay prepared and protect your home/valuables before it is too late.
Reports from this earthquake
“Bed shook briefly but noticeably, to the point that it almost felt like someone deliberately shaking the bed. The door rattled violently in its frame. I am upstairs and felt the earthquake distinctly enough to be awakened.”
“Was not long. But loud. It could have been the old house. Shook back and forth for a few seconds. Long enough to realize it was an earthquake and for me to jump from the bed into a doorway.
Another homeowner replied with a comment stating: “I have a newish home in Snoqualmie Ridge, and it was very loud.”
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