Mag. 1.8 earthquake - Near the Coast of Oregon, USA, on Wednesday, 28 October 2020 at 01:36 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 15 km depth
28 Oct 18:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 17 hours.
Depth: 15.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.20717°N / 124.446°W (Oregon, United States)
Nearest volcano: Cinnamon Butte (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) SW of Coos Bay (Coos County) (pop: 16,200)
84 km (52 mi) W of Winston (Douglas County) (pop: 5,390)
90 km (56 mi) W of Roseburg (Douglas County) (pop: 22,100)
91 km (56 mi) SSW of Florence (Lane County) (pop: 8,650)
94 km (58 mi) WSW of Sutherlin (Douglas County) (pop: 7,910)
125 km (78 mi) NW of Grants Pass (Josephine County) (pop: 37,100)
130 km (81 mi) WSW of Cottage Grove (Lane County) (pop: 9,970)
161 km (100 mi) NW of Medford (pop: 79,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.8||15 km||Near the Coast of Oregon, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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