A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 61 km SW of Makkovik, Canada (38 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 13:58:50 / 1:58 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60007nlx. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007nlx. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/02/20 / 2020-02-03 17:58:50 / February 3, 2020 @ 5:58 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.58 km (7 miles). Exact location, longitude -59.8639° West, latitude 54.7058° North, depth = 10.58 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 61 km SW of Makkovik, Canada.
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