Small earthquake hits Oregon’s Pacific coast; no damage

Struck a spot 1.3 miles southwest of Rose Lodge, a town of about 1,900 people, at 9:23 a.m. Sunday.

Associated Press

ROSE LODGE, Oregon — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.7 earthquake hit along Oregon’s Pacific coast.

The agency says the earthquake struck a spot 1.3 miles southwest of Rose Lodge, a town of about 1,900 people, at 9:23 a.m. Sunday. The earthquake had a depth of 29 miles.

The Oregonian/OregonLive.com reports that minor shaking was reported along the coast from Waldport to Cloverdale, with scattered reports further inland. No damage was reported.

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