A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 85 km ENE of Sept-Iles, Canada (53 miles). Exact location of event, depth 15.78 km, -65.3156° West, 50.5547° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.78 km (10 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/01/19 / 2019-01-03 11:07:14 / January 3, 2019 @ 11:07 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:07:14 / 6:07 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000j072. Event ids that are associated: us2000j072.
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 occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 85 km ENE of Sept-Iles, Canada.
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