Some past earthquakes in Washington and Oregon:

Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2001

--May 2, 1996, magnitude 5.4, centered near Duvall, Wash.

--March 25, 1993, estimated magnitude 5.3 to 5.7, southeast of Portland, Ore.

-- Jan. 28, 1995, magnitude 5.0, 10 miles south-southwest of Seattle.

--Sept. 20, 1993, magnitude 5.4, 15 miles northwest of Klamath Falls, Ore., one killed.

--July 12, 1991, magnitude 6.6, 70 miles off the Oregon coast.

--March 13, 1985, magnitude 6.1, off Oregon coast, 140 miles west of Coos Bay, Ore..

--Nov. 22, 1981, magnitude 5.7, centered off Oregon coast.

--Nov. 3, 1981, magnitude 6.2, centered off Oregon coast.

-- Feb. 13, 1981, magnitude 5.5, near Mount St. Helens in southwestern Washington.

--Nov. 8, 1980, magnitude 7.0, off the Oregon coast.

--April 29, 1965, magnitude 6.5, Seattle-Tacoma area, seven killed.

--April 13, 1949, magnitude 7.1, Olympia, Wash., eight killed.



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