A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 68 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (42 miles). Exact location, longitude -119.6312° West, latitude 41.8729° North, depth = 9.9 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:26:27 / 11:26 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00523262. Id of event: nn00523262. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.9 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 18/12/15 / 2015-12-18 19:26:27 / December 18, 2015 @ 7:26 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 68 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon.
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