An Earthquake Swarm Has Occurred This Morning Off The Oregon Coast.
At Least Eight Earthquakes Ranging From 3.2 to 5.4 Have Occurred Off The Oregon Coast Since 5:43am Today.
Today has been a very active day for earthquakes off the coast of Oregon. As of posting time, at least 8 quakes have struck in a “swarm” of quakes. There was also a 4.2 quake on 6-20, and another 3.2 off the coast of Bandon on 6-21 before today’s swarm started.
We are not aware of any reports of damage, and currently no tsunami warnings for watches have been issued.
If you would like to explore the map from the USGS about this event see the report page on their website here:
Please note that this event does not forecast or indicate for sure that additional quakes will occur in the future. However, it does warrant some watching if you are on the coast or know anyone there this weekend.
Above: A map showing the quake swarm locations from this morning (From USGS)
Above: A recent list of quakes off the Oregon Coast from 6-20 to 6-22 2019.
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An additional 2.3 quake has occurred closer to the Oregon coast near Florence just as we are posting this article.