A earthquake with magnitude 6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 175 km W of Port Hardy, Canada (109 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: at00q2zdqx, us70006q8n. Unique identifier: us70006q8n. Exact location, longitude -129.9051° West, latitude 50.655° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 10:49:43 / 10:49 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Port Hardy in Canada (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 23/12/19 / 2019-12-23 19:49:43 / December 23, 2019 @ 7:49 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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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. 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: 175 km W of Port Hardy, Canada.
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