A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 198 km W of Bandon, Oregon (123 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -126.843 West, latitude 43.2746 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 13:47:14 / October 21, 2019 @ 1:47 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005wq2. Id of event: us70005wq2. The temblor was picked up at 05:47:14 / 5:47 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 198 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
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