Earthquake

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Powerful Earthquake Rattles Large Swath Of Alaska

A powerful earthquake shook up a large swath of Alaska on Thursday morning, including the state’s largest city.

CBS Seattle–09/25/2014

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Magnitude 4.0 Quake Jolts Washington’s Puget Sound

The earthquake was centered near the town of Seabeck in Kitsap County

CBS Seattle–09/17/2014

Coastline of Alaska (credit: Bonnie Jo Mount/Getty Images)

Tsunami Warning Downgraded To Advisory

Residents of the city of Adak on Alaska’s Aleutian Islands evacuated the town site and gathered on a nearby hill Monday after a magnitude-8.0 earthquake prompted a tsunami warning for part of the island chain

CBS Seattle–06/23/2014

file photo of a dam (photo credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Covered Water Reservoir In Seattle May Not Withstand Major Earthquake

At least one covered water reservoir in Seattle needs retrofitting to withstand a huge earthquake and as many as three more also may need strengthening

CBS Seattle–06/19/2014

There have been many reports of debris from the March 2011 tsunami reaching the Pacific coastline of the United States. (JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)

Possible Boat From Japanese Tsunami May Have Landed At Ocean Shores

State officials are inspecting what may be a boat that drifted from Japan after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.

04/30/2014

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Magnitude 6.7 Quake Off British Columbia Coast 

Earthquake centered off the northwest corner of Vancouver Island.

04/23/2014

File photo of people running for high ground after a 7.0 earthquake struck the Chilean north coast on March 16, 2014.  (Aldo Solimano/AFP/Getty Images)

Magnitude 8.2 Quake Strikes Northern Chile

Coastal evacuations ordered because of an expected tsunami.

04/01/2014

Aftermath of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that devastated northern Japan. (Getty Images)

New Report Studies Spokane Quake Danger

Previously unknown earthquake faults may run deep through eastern Washington.

01/04/2014

The Space Needle, right, is viewed May 30, 2000 against the backdrop of downtown Seattle, WA. An earthquake measuring 6.8 in magnitude hit Seattle February 28, 2001. (Photo by Dan Callister/Getty Images)

Study: Over 10,000 Buildings At Risk From Earthquake Triggered Landslides

According to a new study from the University of Washington, more than 10,000 buildings are at high risks from earthquake triggered landslides.

12/16/2013

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Seahawks Fans Cause Small Quake During Saints Game

Seahawks fans rocked the stadium so hard during Monday night’s matchup with New Orleans that seismic instruments registered small tremors at various points in the game.

CBS Seattle–12/03/2013

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