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Moderate earthquake 5.4 mag, 227 km W of Bandon, Oregon

Earthquake location 43.4767S, -127.1646WA 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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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -127.1646° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 43.4767° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 227km W of Bandon, Oregon Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-07-17 14:59:59 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-07-17 15:28:28 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 1 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 449 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,at,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 2.156 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.21 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 157 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us70004m7u Id of event.
Event Code 70004m7u An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,at00puskc0,us70004m7u, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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