A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 222 km SW of Prince Rupert, Canada (138 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000cq39. Event ids that are associated: at00qk0jd5, us6000cq39. The temblor was picked up at 22:19:45 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/11/20 / 2020-11-18 22:19:45 / November 18, 2020 @ 10:19 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -132.802° West, 52.9646° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 222 km SW of Prince Rupert, Canada.
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