A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 226 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (140 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -127.1242° West, 43.5792° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10007m7m. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007m7m. The temblor was picked up at 03:14:22 / 3:14 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/12/16 / 2016-12-23 11:14:22 / December 23, 2016 @ 11:14 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 226 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon.
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