A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 184 km WSW of Pistol River, Oregon (114 miles). Global time and date of event 30/01/21 / 2021-01-30 08:17:09 / January 30, 2021 @ 8:17 am UTC/GMT. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:17:09 / 8:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -126.5193 West, latitude 41.7703 North, depth = 10.85 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.85 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000dd70. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dd70.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 fourteen 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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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: 184 km WSW of Pistol River, Oregon.
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