6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Off Coast of Oregon

Washington, D.C.-(ENEWSPF)- The United States Geological Survey reports a 6.0 magnitude earthquake that struck this evening off the coast of Oregon. Rumbling at a depth of 10km (6.2 miles) on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 09:31:20 PM (CST), the quake hit 256 km (159 miles) W of Coos Bay, Oregon; 293 km (182 miles) WSW of Newport, Oregon; 302 km (187 miles) NW of Brookings, Oregon; and 380 km (236 miles) WSW of SALEM, Oregon.