To commemorate the tenth anniversary of the Nisqually earthquake, our partners at HistoryLink.org have compiled a list of stories on historical local earthquakes.

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Want to read more about our region’s earthquake past? To commemorate the tenth anniversary of the Nisqually earthquake, our partners at HistoryLink.org have compiled a list of stories on historical local earthquakes.

HistoryLink.org | Earthquake of enormous magnitude hits the Pacific Northwest coast on January 26, 1700

HistoryLink.org | Earthquake shakes Puget Sound on June 29, 1833

HistoryLink.org | Earthquake strikes Puget Sound region on June 29, 1869

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HistoryLink.org | Earthquake hits Washington Territory on December 14, 1872

HistoryLink.org | Mount Rainier erupts on October 19, 1873

HistoryLink.org | Earthquakes shake Puget Sound area on December 7 and 12, 1880

HistoryLink.org | Earthquake near Olympia rattles for 21 minutes on November 12, 1939

HistoryLink.org | Earthquake hits Puget Sound area on April 29, 1945

HistoryLink.org | Earthquake hits Puget Sound on February 14, 1946

HistoryLink.org | Earthquake hits Puget Sound area on April 13, 1949

HistoryLink.org | Goldfish survives bizarre earthquake experience on April 29, 1965

HistoryLink.org | Earthquake rattles Western Washington on April 29, 1965

HistoryLink.org | Seattle Fault Zone is first described in Science on December 4, 1992

HistoryLink.org | Earthquake registering 6.8 on Richter Scale jolts Seattle and Puget Sound onFebruary 28, 2001