A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported Off the coast of Oregon (0 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20005ee0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005ee0. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/04/16 / 2016-04-04 00:54:36 / April 4, 2016 @ 12:54 am. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:54:36 / 3:54 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -128.4816 West, latitude 43.9397 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Off the coast of Oregon. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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