A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 187 km W of Bandon, Oregon (116 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:29:06 / 1:29 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000cqsj. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cqsj. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/12/20 / 2020-12-13 13:29:06 / December 13, 2020 @ 1:29 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -126.7082° West, 43.296° North, depth 10 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 187 km W of Bandon, Oregon.
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