Pacific Science Center Teams Up with AWS and the Seattle Kraken to Light Up its Iconic Arches as Part of the Game-Day Experience
Dazzling, cloud-powered light displays will spread the excitement of Kraken games throughout the Seattle area SEATTLE – (October 20, 2021) – Pacific Science Center (PacSci) today announced a collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the Seattle Kraken to build...
Woodland Park Zoo Animals Visit Pacific Science Center - Learn About Free Teacher and Educator Resources BelowSEATTLE, WA (September 28, 2021) - Together we believe curioisty knows no bounds. From the birds who fly, to porcupines (and people) observing the sky,...
Pacific Science Center to Host World Premiere of New Hockey Exhibition Featuring NHL Stars Celebrate the arrival of the Seattle Kraken with dozens of immersive experiences showcasing the world’s fastest sport SEATTLE, WA (July 13, 2021) – Pacific Science...
The animals in our Living Exhibits are one of the many highlights of a PacSci visit. From seeing new butterflies emerge from their chrysalis to learning about our Naked Mole Rat colony, each visit is filled with curiosity, wonder and newfound knowledge. However, the...
COVID-19 in King County WA – June 17 Report
Update from Public Health – Seattle & King County
Public Health has updated the data dashboard. The daily summary shows that there were 8,893 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in King County as of 11:59 on June 16, 38 more than the previous day. There have been 575 confirmed deaths in King County due to COVID-19, 6.5% of all confirmed cases.
The numbers that Public Health reports each day include delayed results from previous days.
The first graph above shows new cases (blue bars) and the 7-day average (red line). Of the 38 new cases reported today, 29 were confirmed yesterday and the remaining 9 were confirmed in previous days. The 7-day average of new cases per day peaked at 194 on April 1. The average for the last 7 days is now 40 new cases per day, higher than 35 a week ago. The 7-day average has increased 15% in the last week and declined 8% in the last two weeks.
The key indicators that the State and County are using to make decisions about reopening include a measure of the total number of cases reported in the previous 14 days per 100K residents. The target for this metric is less than 25. The second and third graphs below show this metric. The second graph goes back to March 12, the fourteenth day of reported cases. The third graph provides a more detailed view of results in the last few weeks. 23.8 cases were reported per 100K residents during the 14-day period June 3 – June 16.
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Thank you for being curious.