A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported 227 km W of Bandon, Oregon (141 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Bandon in Oregon (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 06:59:59 / 6:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -127.1646 West, latitude 43.4767 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 17/07/19 / 2019-07-17 14:59:59 / July 17, 2019 @ 2:59 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us70004m7u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00puskc0, us70004m7u. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 227 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
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