A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Devon Island, Nunavut, Canada (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -90.9601 West, latitude 74.0668 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 07:22:56 / October 22, 2020 @ 7:22 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 07:22:56 / 7:22 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000cb75. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cb75.
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 was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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