A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 207 km W of Port McNeill, Canada (129 miles) on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/21 / 2021-01-26 14:30:36 / January 26, 2021 @ 2:30 pm. Event id: us6000dcgs. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dcgs. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -130.0114° West, 50.6796° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:30:36 / 2:30 pm (local time epicenter).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 207 km W of Port McNeill, Canada.
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