A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 71 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (44 miles). Unique identifier: nn00513098. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00513098. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/15 / 2015-10-01 20:04:48 / October 1, 2015 @ 8:04 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.2 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -119.5953° West, 41.8687° North, depth 7.2 km. The temblor was reported at 13:04:48 / 1:04 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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