A minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 56 kilometers (35 miles) from Brookings in Oregon. The 3.09-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:10:40 / 11:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -124.97183333333 West, latitude 42.037833333333 North, depth = 50.53 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 50.53 km (31 miles). Event id: uw61616642. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uw61616642. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 07:10:40 / May 19, 2020 @ 7:10 am.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Crescent City, Brookings (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Crescent City (c. 7 600 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Brookings (c. 6 300 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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