A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 69 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon (43 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.4 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -119.6302 West, latitude 41.8611 North, depth = 8.4 km. Id of earthquake: nn00532721. Event ids that are associated: nn00532721. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/02/16 / 2016-02-23 12:21:55 / February 23, 2016 @ 12:21 pm. The temblor was reported at 04:21:55 / 4:21 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 69 km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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