A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 80 km ESE of Resolute, Canada (50 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -92.4872 West, latitude 74.3368 North, depth = 15.85 km. All ids that are associated to the event: at00ol5z31, us20008ixg. Unique identifier: us20008ixg. Global time and date of event 10/02/17 / 2017-02-10 15:01:49 / February 10, 2017 @ 3:01 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.85 km (10 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Resolute in Canada (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 09:01:49 / 9:01 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 80 km ESE of Resolute, Canada.
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