A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 70 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (43 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -119.5946° West, 41.8834° North, depth 10.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/02/16 / 2016-02-13 05:26:14 / February 13, 2016 @ 5:26 am. Id of earthquake: nn00531304. Event ids that are associated: nn00531304. The temblor was picked up at 21:26:14 / 9:26 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 70 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon.
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