Microquake hits near Molalla

The magnitude 2.7 quake hit at 8:17 a.m.

Earthquake (file graphic)
Earthquake (file graphic)

MOLALLA, Ore. (KOIN 6) — A microquake hit about two miles from Molalla Wednesday morning.

The magnitude 2.7 quake hit at 8:17 a.m., two miles west southwest of Molalla, about 11 miles east of Woodburn.

The USGS “Did you feel it scale” ranked this a 2 — a weak quake. So far, two responses were registered with USGS.

KOIN 6 News will have more information later.

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