Small earthquake hits Whidbey Island

Small earthquake hits Whidbey Island

WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. — A small 2.3 magnitude earthquake hit Whidbey Island, according to the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network.

It happened at 7:46 p.m. Friday.

The depth of the quake was 16 miles.

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The distance of the quake from Everett was 8.43 miles, according to a seismologist.

On Wednesday night three small quakes rattled people in east King County in 24 hours.

The first quake struck after 7 p.m. It was a magnitude of 3.4.

No damages were reported.