Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 18 mi west of McMinnville, Yamhill County, Oregon, USA, on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 4:25 pm (GMT -7) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 8 km depth
12 May 23:28 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 3 minutes.
|Date & time||May 12, 2022 23:25:09 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 4:25 pm (GMT -7)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||45.18807°N / 123.57124°W (Yamhill, Oregon, United States)|
|Antipode||45.188°S / 56.429°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||RaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)|
|Nearest volcano||West Crater (139 km / 86 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||14 km (9 mi) NNW of Willamina (pop: 2,110) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
29 km (18 mi) W of McMinnville (Yamhill County) (pop: 33,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (22 mi) NW of Dallas (pop: 15,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Keizer (pop: 37,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Newberg (pop: 22,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Salem (Oregon) (pop: 164,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
59 km (37 mi) SW of Hillsboro (pop: 102,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) WSW of Beaverton (pop: 96,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
79 km (49 mi) WSW of Portland (pop: 632,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
87 km (54 mi) SW of Vancouver (Washington) (pop: 172,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 7.9°C (46 F), humidity: 86%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from W|
|Estimated seismic energy released||3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.5||8 km||Washington-Oregon Border Region||RaspberryShake|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.