A light earthquake with magnitude 4.64 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 142 km WSW of Gold Beach, Oregon (88 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -126.0401667 West, latitude 41.9555 North, depth = 23.43 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.43 km (15 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:59:34 / 10:59 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 18:59:34 / August 10, 2017 @ 6:59 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: nc72865926. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72865926.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 142 km WSW of Gold Beach, Oregon. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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