Minor earthquake recorded near Mirrormont
September 3, 2010
By Warren Kagarise
NEW — 11:10 p.m. Sept. 3, 2010
Seismologists recorded a magnitude-2.6 earthquake Friday night near Mirrormont, south of Issaquah.
University of Washington seismologists said the micro-earthquake occurred at 9:52 p.m. Friday, about two miles northeast of Mirrormont.
Find more information about the temblor at the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network, based at the University of Washington.
The seismic activity came several weeks after seismologists recorded two micro-earthquakes near Issaquah.
Seismologists recorded a magnitude 1.6 earthquake about three miles northeast of downtown Issaquah on July 3. The quake followed a magnitude 1.1 micro-earthquake centered about four miles east of Issaquah on June 9.