Earthquake Off Bandon Coast–No Tsunami Warnings

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An earthquake occurred off the coast of Bandon that measured five point three on the richter scale. The quake was recorded to at 163 miles west northwest of Bandon and 170 west of Coos Bay. The USGS reports the quake occurred at 3pm on January 30th but there were no tsunami advisories, watches or warnings issued. The quake was measured at a depth of six point three miles.

This entry was posted on Thursday, January 31st, 2013 and is filed under Local News.