A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) was reported 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Nelson in Canada on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.45 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: mb80270704. Unique identifier: mb80270704. Exact location of earthquake, -116.8631667° West, 49.4148333° North, depth 4.45 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/11/17 / 2017-11-22 06:34:11 / November 22, 2017 @ 6:34 am UTC/GMT. The 3.22-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:34:11 / 10:34 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cranbrook, Trail, Kimberley. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Canada (c. 33 679 000 pop). The epicenter was 80 km (49 miles) from Cranbrook (c. 18 600 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Nelson (c. 9 800 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Trail (c. 9 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Castlegar (c. 8 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Kimberley (c. 6 500 pop).
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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 32 km ESE of Nelson, Canada.
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