A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 288 km ENE of Dawson City, Canada (179 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.66 km (7 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:18:42 / 9:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -133.7309° West, latitude 64.8612° North, depth = 10.66 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 21:18:42 / February 10, 2021 @ 9:18 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000dgdt. Event ids that are associated: us6000dgdt. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 288 km ENE of Dawson City, Canada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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