A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 276 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (171 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -127.7271° West, 43.6958° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us1000hgcv. Event ids that are associated: us1000hgcv. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/10/18 / 2018-10-24 00:21:21 / October 24, 2018 @ 12:21 am. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:21:21 / 3:21 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 276 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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