A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 178 km W of Bandon, Oregon (111 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/11/16 / 2016-11-28 11:07:53 / November 28, 2016 @ 11:07 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10007cww. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007cww. Exact location, longitude -126.5812° West, latitude 43.3674° North, depth = 24.17 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:07:53 / 3:07 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.17 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel it?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 178 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.