A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 125 km W of Brookings, Oregon (78 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:59:29 / 10:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1 km (1 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 18:59:29 / August 10, 2017 @ 6:59 pm. Unique identifier: at00ouhgr5. Ids that are associated to the event: at00ouhgr5. Exact location of event, longitude -125.78 West, latitude 41.894 North, depth = 1 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Brookings in Oregon (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 fourteen 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 earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 125 km W of Brookings, Oregon.
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