A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 247 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (153 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/08/18 / 2018-08-22 19:31:39 / August 22, 2018 @ 7:31 pm. Unique identifier: us1000gfm2. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000gfm2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -127.3838° West, 43.6412° North. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:31:39 / 11:31 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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