A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 173 km W of Bandon, Oregon (107 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us10004bgb. Unique identifier: us10004bgb. Exact location of event, depth 25.5 km, -126.5179° West, 43.3364° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.5 km (16 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:54:00 / 11:54 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/01/16 / 2016-01-05 07:54:00 / January 5, 2016 @ 7:54 am.
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 four and in the last 365 days thirteen 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: 173 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
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