YACHATS, Oregon (AP) – A 4.5 magnitude earthquake was reported off the Oregon Coast by the USGS.
- 2019-01-27 03:40:51 (UTC)
- 44.562°N 129.899°W
- 10.0 km depth (6.2 miles)
There are no reports of injuries or any tsunami warnings in effect. Usually with earthquakes that are this deep there is not a great risk of large tsunamis or any at all. If there are any they will be small but still can be dangerous and a hazard for coastal beach goers.
You can find out more about the latest Earthquakes on our Earthquake Hazards page for the Oregon Coast and other locations.