A earthquake magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) strikes 182 km W of Port Hardy, Canada (113 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us70006qt7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00q31tzv, us70006qt7. 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). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/12/19 / 2019-12-25 03:36:02 / December 25, 2019 @ 3:36 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -129.9987 West, latitude 50.5828 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:36:02 / 6:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 182 km W of Port Hardy, Canada.
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