A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 51 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (32 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.2 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 12:27:43 / 12:27 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00512362. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00512362. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/09/15 / 2015-09-26 19:27:43 / September 26, 2015 @ 7:27 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -119.7937 West, latitude 41.9673 North, depth = 32.2 km.
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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 51 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon.
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