A earthquake magnitude 6.2 (ml/mb) strikes 265 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (165 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Bandon in Oregon (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00pduvsw, us1000gf8u. Id of event: us1000gf8u. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -127.6031 West, latitude 43.6449 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 6.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:31:47 / 12:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/08/18 / 2018-08-22 09:31:47 / August 22, 2018 @ 9:31 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 265 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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