A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 271 km W of Sachs Harbour, Canada (168 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: us6000543e. Event ids that are associated: us6000543e. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -133.1338° West, 72.1251° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 08:17:28 / 8:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/08/19 / 2019-08-12 17:17:28 / August 12, 2019 @ 5:17 pm.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 271 km W of Sachs Harbour, Canada.
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