A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 250 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (155 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -127.414 West, latitude 43.6642 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 11:12:42 / 11:12 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20005h1p. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005h1p. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/04/16 / 2016-04-11 19:12:42 / April 11, 2016 @ 7:12 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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