A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 221 km W of Bandon, Oregon (137 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:34:42 / 8:34 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/11/16 / 2016-11-28 04:34:42 / November 28, 2016 @ 4:34 am. Unique identifier: us10007cvf. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007cvf. Exact location, longitude -127.1129° West, latitude 43.4073° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 221 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
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