A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 194 km W of Bandon, Oregon (121 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:42:48 / 1:42 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000awyk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000awyk. Global time and date of event 29/09/17 / 2017-09-29 21:42:48 / September 29, 2017 @ 9:42 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -126.7627° West, 43.4196° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 194 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
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