A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, British Columbia, Canada (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/05/17 / 2017-05-30 02:22:37 / May 30, 2017 @ 2:22 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.6 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 02:22:37 / 2:22 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16239941. Id of event: ak16239941. Exact location of event, depth 9.6 km, -134.6521° West, 59.4623° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: British Columbia, Canada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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