A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.46 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Warrenton in Oregon on Wednesday. The 3.46-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:52:19 / 7:52 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.57 km (25 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/11/16 / 2016-11-02 14:52:19 / November 2, 2016 @ 2:52 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -123.970665 West, latitude 46.2126656 North, depth = 40.57 km. Unique identifier: uw61227486. Ids that are associated to the event: uw61227486.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kelso, West Side Highway, Longview (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Longview (c. 36 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Kelso (c. 11 900 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Astoria (c. 9 500 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Seaside (c. 6 500 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from West Side Highway (c. 5 500 pop).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 6 km NW of Warrenton, Oregon.
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