A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 203 km W of Port Orford, Oregon (126 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: us70009lli. Unique identifier: us70009lli. The temblor was reported at 09:27:10 / 9:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -126.9494 West, latitude 43.0555 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/05/20 / 2020-05-13 17:27:10 / May 13, 2020 @ 5:27 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 203 km W of Port Orford, Oregon.
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