A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 79 kilometers (49 miles) from Campbell River in Canada. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: at00ort1m7. Ids that are associated to the event: at00ort1m7. Exact location of earthquake, -126.351° West, 49.9709° North, depth 1 km. The temblor was picked up at 09:22:55 / 9:22 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/06/17 / 2017-06-19 17:22:55 / June 19, 2017 @ 5:22 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Campbell River in Canada (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Country/countries that might be effected, Canada (c. 33 679 000 pop). Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Campbell River (c. 33 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Campbell River (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 79 km W of Campbell River, Canada.
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