at 7 km deep, that had to be felt over a wide area.
Also, that is in a dangerous spot, off the Juan De Fuca plate. That could be a foreshock. Lookout folks, the long awaited big one might be brewing.
Let's hope not.
USGS upped the magnitude to 6.9... That is dangerous and could trigger more activity on that subduction zone.
There had been some previous quake activity there in the last month, and all of this is near the Mendocino Triple Junction. NOT a good spot to have
that kind of energy released!
Here is the last 30 days 2.5+ activity:
In retrospect, it seemed to be brewing. Of course, hindsight is 20/20...