A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Petawawa in Canada on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000gbg9. Unique identifier: us2000gbg9. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/07/18 / 2018-07-19 01:17:16 / July 19, 2018 @ 1:17 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.43 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:17:16 / 8:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -77.459 West, latitude 45.8 North, depth = 13.43 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Canada (c. 33 679 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 17 km (11 miles) from Petawawa (c. 16 000 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Pembroke (c. 15 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Renfrew (c. 8 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Renfrew, Pembroke, Petawawa (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days 0 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 14 km SW of Petawawa, Canada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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