A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Off the coast of Oregon (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:08:48 / 10:08 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20007cz9. Ids that are associated to the event: us20007cz9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/10/16 / 2016-10-09 19:08:48 / October 9, 2016 @ 7:08 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -129.3275 West, latitude 44.2881 North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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 two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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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