A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 126 km S of Masset, Canada (78 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/03/17 / 2017-03-29 18:00:00 / March 29, 2017 @ 6:00 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -132.4449 West, latitude 52.8955 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us10008d40. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00onl8nx, us10008d40. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:00:00 / 10:00 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Masset in Canada (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 126 km S of Masset, Canada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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