A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 246 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (153 miles). The temblor was reported at 07:00:00 / 7:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14 km (9 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/07/19 / 2019-07-17 15:00:00 / July 17, 2019 @ 3:00 pm. A tsunami warning has been issued near Bandon in Oregon (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: at00puskc0. Event ids that are associated: at00puskc0. Exact location of earthquake, -127.377° West, 43.62° North, depth 14 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 246 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon.
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