A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 66 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (41 miles). Global time and date of event 03/01/16 / 2016-01-03 23:49:01 / January 3, 2016 @ 11:49 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 15:49:01 / 3:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.1 km (9 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00525256. Event ids that are associated: nn00525256. Exact location of event, longitude -119.5988 West, latitude 41.9615 North, depth = 15.1 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 66 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon.
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