A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes Southampton Island, Nunavut, Canada (0 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/07/16 / 2016-07-17 23:50:32 / July 17, 2016 @ 11:50 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us20006gpm. Unique identifier: us20006gpm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 23:50:32 / 11:50 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18 km (11 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -86.8 West, latitude 64.052 North, depth = 18 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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