A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 196 km WSW of Port Hardy, Canada (122 miles) on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/04/19 / 2019-04-22 21:44:45 / April 22, 2019 @ 9:44 pm. The temblor was reported at 12:44:45 / 12:44 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70003afb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003afb. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -130.1162° West, latitude 50.3035° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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