A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 68 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (42 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/10/15 / 2015-10-09 03:12:43 / October 9, 2015 @ 3:12 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.3 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 20:12:43 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00514115. Unique identifier: nn00514115. Exact location of earthquake, -119.6487° West, 41.8491° North, depth 11.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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