A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Amos in Canada on Saturday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:12:02 / 12:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 12:12:02 / July 25, 2020 @ 12:12 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -78.4391° West, 48.4355° North, depth 2.85 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.85 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us6000b3z7. Event ids that are associated: us6000b3z7.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was La Sarre, Val-d’Or, Rouyn-Noranda (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Val-d’Or (c. 31 100 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Rouyn-Noranda (c. 24 000 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Amos (c. 17 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from La Sarre (c. 7 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Canada (c. 33 679 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days 0 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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