A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 71 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (44 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/09/15 / 2015-09-26 20:23:52 / September 26, 2015 @ 8:23 pm. Exact location of event, depth 7.5 km, -119.6042° West, 41.8537° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.5 km (5 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:23:52 / 1:23 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00512373. Id of event: nn00512373.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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