A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 170 km WSW of Port Hardy, Canada (106 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 3 km (2 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:27:01 / 11:27 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: at00pqdq51. Unique identifier: at00pqdq51. Exact location of event, longitude -129.773 West, latitude 50.363 North, depth = 3 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Port Hardy in Canada (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/04/19 / 2019-04-22 20:27:01 / April 22, 2019 @ 8:27 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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