A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 171 km SSW of Port Hardy, Canada (106 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us1000ddgx. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000ddgx. Exact location of earthquake, -128.7167° West, 49.4033° North, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 04:21:19 / April 3, 2018 @ 4:21 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:21:19 / 7:21 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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 four 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. 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: 171 km SSW of Port Hardy, Canada.
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