A earthquake magnitude 6 (ml/mb) strikes 164 km W of Port Hardy, Canada (102 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 11:56:23 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -129.7326° West, 50.5373° North, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 23/12/19 / 2019-12-23 20:56:23 / December 23, 2019 @ 8:56 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Port Hardy in Canada (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70006q96. Ids that are associated to the event: at00q2zgtz, ak019ger47o0, us70006q96.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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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: 164 km W of Port Hardy, Canada.
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