A earthquake magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) strikes 284 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (176 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -127.8647° West, latitude 43.5674° North, depth = 5.41 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/08/19 / 2019-08-29 15:07:58 / August 29, 2019 @ 3:07 pm. The 6.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:07:58 / 6:07 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.41 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Bandon in Oregon (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00px07dc, us700059qh. Id of event: us700059qh.
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 284 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon.
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