A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 212 km W of Bandon, Oregon (132 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/12/19 / 2019-12-28 15:36:38 / December 28, 2019 @ 3:36 pm. Event id: us70006rx3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006rx3. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -127.0085° West, 43.3183° North. The temblor was reported at 07:36:38 / 7:36 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 212 km W of Bandon, Oregon. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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