A earthquake magnitude 6.4 (ml/mb) strikes 276 km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (171 miles) on Thursday. Global time and date of event 29/08/19 / 2019-08-29 15:08:00 / August 29, 2019 @ 3:08 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:08:00 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: at00px07dc. Event ids that are associated: at00px07dc. Exact location, longitude -127.754° West, latitude 43.6049° North, depth = 12 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Bandon in Oregon (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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