A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 71 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (44 miles) on Thursday. Global time and date of event 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 23:43:43 / January 7, 2016 @ 11:43 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 15:43:43 / 3:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -119.6094° West, latitude 41.8525° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: nn00525772. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00525772.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 71 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon.
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