A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 181 km W of Bandon, Oregon (112 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:11:23 / 7:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -126.6286° West, 43.2839° North, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c5t8. Id of event: us6000c5t8. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/10/20 / 2020-10-05 19:11:23 / October 5, 2020 @ 7:11 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 181 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
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