A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 155 km W of Port Orford, Oregon (96 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -126.3775 West, latitude 42.5334 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 05/03/20 / 2020-03-05 18:30:51 / March 5, 2020 @ 6:30 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 10:30:51 / 10:30 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: uw61585066, us60008d82. Unique identifier: us60008d82. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 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: 155 km W of Port Orford, Oregon.
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