A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 72 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (45 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, -119.6002° West, 41.9025° North, depth 8.3 km. Unique identifier: nn00516895. Ids that are associated to the event: us200040h3, nn00516895. Global time and date of event 29/10/15 / 2015-10-29 16:47:40 / October 29, 2015 @ 4:47 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:47:40 / 9:47 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.3 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 72 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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