A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Sept-Iles in Canada. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/11/17 / 2017-11-17 18:07:04 / November 17, 2017 @ 6:07 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 16.77 km (10 miles). Unique identifier: us2000brky. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000brky. The temblor was picked up at 13:07:04 / 1:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -66.067° West, latitude 50.0284° North, depth = 16.77 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Port-Cartier, Sept-Îles (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Sept-Îles (c. 22 600 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Port-Cartier (c. 5 900 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Canada (c. 33 679 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 29 km SE of Sept-Iles, Canada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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