A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, off the coast of Oregon (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -127.4849 West, latitude 43.6432 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/08/18 / 2018-08-23 07:16:23 / August 23, 2018 @ 7:16 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:16:23 / 7:16 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000gfxj. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000gfxj.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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