Magnitude 4.6 natural disaster shakes Seattle

Magnitude 4.6 earthquake hits just outside Seattle

Two earthquakes shook the Puget Sound region in Washington state early Friday morning, with the temblors felt into British Columbia and across the Cascade Mountains into the eastern part of the state.

The United States Geological Survey reports a 4.6 magnitude quake hit the Seattle area.

The natural disaster occurred near Three Lakes, Washington at 2:51 a.m. local time. The second - measured at magnitude 3.5, occurred near Monroe a few minutes later.

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There were no early reports of injuries and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said there was no tsunami risk.

People reported shaking in the Seattle area to as far south as Tacoma and Olympia, the USGS said.

The quake initially registered as a 4.7 magnitude and was then downgraded to 4.4 before eventually going back up to a 4.6. There was a magnitude 6.4 quake centered in Ridgecrest, California, July 4 and a 7.1 on July 5 in the same area.

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