A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 92 km NW of Fort McPherson, Canada (57 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/10/15 / 2015-10-16 18:05:45 / October 16, 2015 @ 6:05 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: at00nwbrll. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00nwbrll. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -136.165 West, latitude 68.114 North, depth = 20 km. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:05:45 / 12:05 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 92 km NW of Fort McPherson, Canada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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