Two small earthquakes hit off Oregon Coast

Editor’s note: Video aired on July 12

Two small earthquakes struck off the Oregon Coast on Friday.

The first quake, a magnitude 4.1, hit at 9:39 a.m. about 280 miles west of Newport,  according to the United States Geological Survey. The quake was about six miles deep.

The second, a magnitude 3.3, struck around 2:15 p.m. about 240 miles west of Newport. It was also about six miles deep.

Map of earthquake off Oregon Coast on Aug. 9, more at

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