Small Earthquake Hits Off Oregon Coast
January 27, 2019 12:50PM PST
YACHATS, Oregon (AP) – The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.5 earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Oregon.
The agency says the earthquake hit a spot 286.5 miles (462.0 kilometers) west of Yachats at 7:40 p.m. Yachats is a town of about 750 people.
The earthquake had a depth of 6 miles (10 kilometers).
There are no reports of damage.