A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 198 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (123 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:45:06 / 5:45 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10008guf. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008guf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -126.8131° West, 43.4692° North, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/04/17 / 2017-04-12 01:45:06 / April 12, 2017 @ 1:45 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 198 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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