A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (43 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.8 km (6 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:55:48 / 1:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/01/16 / 2016-01-03 21:55:48 / January 3, 2016 @ 9:55 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: nn00525237. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00525237. Exact location of event, longitude -119.6095 West, latitude 41.8619 North, depth = 9.8 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 70 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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