A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 295 km W of Bandon, Oregon (183 miles). Exact location, longitude -128.0255° West, latitude 43.3837° North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us70005t5t. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005t5t. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/10/19 / 2019-10-10 19:16:41 / October 10, 2019 @ 7:16 pm. The temblor was reported at 10:16:41 / 10:16 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Questions or comments?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 295 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.