A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 263 km W of Bandon, Oregon (163 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: us1000jhfg. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jhfg. Exact location, longitude -127.6294° West, latitude 43.4174° North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/03/19 / 2019-03-17 12:05:15 / March 17, 2019 @ 12:05 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 03:05:15 / 3:05 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 263 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
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