A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 221 km WSW of Norman Wells, Canada (137 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10003qe7. Unique identifier: us10003qe7. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:33:24 / 2:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -130.9144° West, latitude 64.3253° North, depth = 4 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 4 km (2 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/10/15 / 2015-10-21 20:33:24 / October 21, 2015 @ 8:33 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 221 km WSW of Norman Wells, Canada.
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