A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 180 km W of Port Hardy, Canada (112 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Port Hardy in Canada (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: at00orcmny, us20009lss. Unique identifier: us20009lss. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -129.9804° West, 50.7514° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/06/17 / 2017-06-10 20:38:19 / June 10, 2017 @ 8:38 pm. The temblor was picked up at 11:38:19 / 11:38 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 180 km W of Port Hardy, Canada.
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