A minor earthquake magnitude 2.94 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Ucluelet in Canada. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/03/18 / 2018-03-25 07:50:29 / March 25, 2018 @ 7:50 am. All ids that are associated to the event: uw61357322. Unique identifier: uw61357322. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.87 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -125.5303333° West, latitude 48.7473333° North, depth = 4.87 km. The 2.94-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:50:29 / 11:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Canada (c. 33 679 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Port Alberni (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 76 km (47 miles) from Port Alberni (c. 21 300 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 20 km S of Ucluelet, Canada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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