A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 280 km SW of Tofino, Canada (174 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/02/16 / 2016-02-03 14:55:37 / February 3, 2016 @ 2:55 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -128.8692° West, latitude 47.5826° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 05:55:37 / 5:55 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10004sut. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004sut.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 280 km SW of Tofino, Canada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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